Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Nationals, 7:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (23-41) are on the road for three games against the Washington Nationals (27-35), starting tonight at 7:05 PM. The Pirates are sending out JT Brubaker, who is making his 12th start of the season. He has a 3.90 ERA in 60 innings, with 62 strikeouts and a 1.18 WHIP. The Nationals are countering with veteran lefty Jon Lester, who will be making his ninth start. He has a 4.19 ERA in 38.2 innings, with 27 strikeouts and a 1.50 WHIP.

Here are the lineups:



Here’s yesterday’s umpire scorecard. Refuses to call the corners, but the left-handed batter’s box is fair game