Live Game Discussion: Pirates vs Royals, 6:35 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (11-11) take on the Kansas City Royals (14-7) at PNC Park on Tuesday night in the first game of a two-game series. The Pirates will be sending out Tyler Anderson for his fifth start. He has a 3.92 ERA in 20.2 innings, with 21 strikeouts and a 1.35 WHIP. The Royals are sending out right-hander Jakob Junis, who has made three starts and two relief appearances. He has a 3.71 ERA in 17 innings, with 18 strikeouts and a 1.18 WHIP.

If you missed it from last night, the Pirates activated outfielder Ka’ai Tom and optioned Rodolfo Castro to the alternate training site.

Here are the lineups: