Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates vs Marlins, 7:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (21-34) are at home for a four-game series against the Florida Marlins (24-30), with game two tonight at 7:05 PM. Mitch Keller will be on the mound for the Pirates, making his 11th start of the season. He has a 6.54 ERA in 42.2 innings, with 46 strikeouts and a 1.69 WHIP. The Marlins are countering with right-hander Cody Poteet, who has a 2.95 ERA in four starts, with 19 strikeouts and an 0.84 WHIP in 21.1 innings.

Will Craig has been designated for assignment

Here are the lineups:


Adam Frazier, 2B
Ke’Bryan Hayes, 3B
Bryan Reynolds, CF
Gregory Polanco, RF
Jacob Stallings, C
Ka’ai Tom, LF
Kevin Newman, SS
Erik Gonzalez, 1B
Mitch Keller, P


Umpire Scorecard for yesterday. Some tough third strike calls for the Pirates there, but they won, so we can forgive (not forget).