Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Brewers, 8:10 PM; Kuhl to the IL

The Pittsburgh Pirates (40-65) are on the road for a three-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers (63-43), starting tonight at 8:10 PM. The Pirates are sending out Bryse Wilson for his first start with the team. With the Atlanta Braves, he had a 4.83 ERA in 31.2 innings, with 21 strikeouts and a 1.55 WHIP. The Brewers are countering with left-handed pitcher Eric Lauer, who will be making his 11th start, to go along with four relief appearances. He has a 3.78 ERA in 64.1 innings, with 64 strikeouts and a 1.29 WHIP.

Pirates pick up a pitcher

The Prospect Watch today was moved to Pirates Prospects. It’s up and games have been completed.

Chad Kuhl is on the COVID IL. Shea Spitzbarth was recalled to replace him. Spitzbarth has not played in the majors yet. He has a 1.41 ERA and a 1.03 WHIP in 32 innings over 27 appearances with Indianapolis this season.

Here are the lineups:



Umpire Scorecard for yesterday