Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Mets, 7:10 PM; Underwood Jr to IL

The Pittsburgh Pirates (32-54) are on the road for a four-game series leading up to the All-Star break. They take on the New York Mets (45-38), starting tonight at 7:10 PM. JT Brubaker will make his 16th start for the Pirates. He has a 4.09 ERA in 83.2 innings, with 81 strikeouts and a 1.14 WHIP. The Mets will counter with Taijuan Walker, who is making his 16th start. He has a 2.44 ERA in 85 innings, with 87 strikeouts and a 1.01 WHIP.

Prior to today’s game, Duane Underwood Jr was placed on the 10-day injured list due to right side discomfort. He was replaced on the active roster by left-handed pitcher Austin Davis, who was recalled from Indianapolis.

Mets claimed Geoff Hartlieb on waivers today.

Here are the lineups: