Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates vs Phillies, 1:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (40-64) are at home for a three-game series, taking on the Philadelphia Phillies (51-53) in game three of the series this afternoon at 1:05 PM. The Pirates took the series by winning the first two games. The Pirates are sending out Mitch Keller for his 13th start today. He has a 7.04 ERA in 47.1 innings, with 51 strikeouts and a 1.80 WHIP. The Phillies are countering with right-handed pitcher Kyle Gibson, who is making his 21st start. He has a 2.87 ERA in 113 innings, with 94 strikeouts and a 1.18 WHIP.

Bryse Wilson starts Monday for the Pirates. Max Kranick will make the Tuesday start.

Here are the lineups:



Despite missing back-to-back calls on Gregory Polanco in a big spot in the ninth, yesterday’s Umpire Scorecard is a nice one for Chad Whitson