Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Mets, 7:10 PM; Game Two

The Pittsburgh Pirates (33-55) are on the road for a four-game series leading up to the All-Star break. They take on the New York Mets (46-39), with game three today at 7:10 PM, as the second part of a doubleheader. Max Kranick will make his second start for the Pirates. He tossed five perfect innings in his big league debut on June 27th. In the minors this year, he has a 5.21 ERA in 38 innings, with 37 strikeouts and a 1.32 WHIP. The Mets will counter with right-hander Tylor Megill, who is making his fourth start. He has a 3.77 ERA in 14.1 innings, with 19 strikeouts and a 1.12 WHIP.

Kranick was activated to start game two, acting as the 27th man for a doubleheader.

Here are the lineups: