Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates vs Rockies, 12:05 PM; Game One

The Pittsburgh Pirates (18-31) are at home for three games this weekend against the Colorado Rockies (19-32), starting on Saturday afternoon with game one of a doubleheader. The Pirates are sending out JT Brubaker for his tenth start. He has a 4.20 ERA in 49.1 innings, with 51 strikeouts and a 1.24 WHIP. The Rockies are countering with right-hander Jon Gray, who has a 3.43 ERA in 57.2 innings over ten starts, with 48 strikeouts and a 1.18 WHIP.

Ka’ai Tom has returned to serve as the 27th man today

Here are the lineups:



Umpire Scorecard from Thursday. Note to self, ump has a wide strike zone, but just on one side of the plate