Pirates Game Discussion: Pirates at Reds, 7:10 PM; Moran Returns/Gamel to IL

The Pittsburgh Pirates (41-68) are on the road for four games against the Cincinnati Reds (58-51), with game two starting tonight at 7:10 PM. The Pirates are sending out JT Brubaker, who will be making his 20th start on the season. He has a 4.49 ERA in 102.1 innings, with 103 strikeouts and a 1.17 WHIP. The Reds are countering with left-handed pitcher Wade Miley, who will be making his 20th start. He has a 2.92 ERA in 114 innings, with 88 strikeouts and a 1.23 WHIP.

Prior to the game, the Pirates activated Colin Moran from the 10-day injured list and placed Ben Gamel on the injured list with a right hamstring strain.

Here are the lineups:



Umpire Scorecard from yesterday. Strong overall game, but it’s always odd when you see someone do a great job despite an obvious weakness. In this case, inside to right-handed batters/outside for lefties