Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Cardinals, 7:45 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (17-24) are in St Louis for a quick two-game series against the Cardinals (24-18), wrapping up tonight at 7:45 PM. Trevor Cahill will make his eighth start for the Pirates tonight. He has a 5.97 ERA in 34.2 innings, with 27 strikeouts and a 1.41 WHIP. The Cardinals will counter with right-handed pitcher Jack Flaherty, who will be making his ninth start. He has a 2.47 ERA in 47.1 innings, with 48 strikeouts and an 0.95 WHIP.

Quick update. Besides Jacob Stallings still sitting out with his left quad contusion, the Pirates might also be without Ka’ai Tom tonight.

Here are the lineups:



Yesterday’s umpire scorecard