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.
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:
Bryse Wilson is on the mound tonight.#LetsGoBucs pic.twitter.com/ALxY1Ez3sZ
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) August 2, 2021
#Brewers Lineup 08/02/21
1. Kolten Wong 2B
2. Willy Adames SS
3. Omar Narvaez C
4. Eduardo Escobar 3B
5. Avisail Garcia RF
6. Rowdy Tellez 1B
7. Tyrone Taylor LF
8. Lorenzo Cain CF
9. Eric Lauer P
Starting Pitcher : Eric Lauer
— Daily MLB Lineups (@DailyMLBLineup) August 2, 2021
Umpire Scorecard for yesterday
Umpire: Jim Reynolds
Final: Pirates 4, Phillies 15#LetsGoBucs // #RingTheBell#PITvsPHI // #PHIvsPIT pic.twitter.com/uqaE88s0sP
— Umpire Scorecards (@UmpScorecards) August 2, 2021