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— Umpire Scorecards (@UmpScorecards) September 7, 2021
PITTSBURGH PIRATES (49-89)
Opponent: Tigers (65-74)
Time: 6:35 PM EST
Pirates Starter: Dillon Peters (3.07 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 14.2 IP)
Opposing Starter: Wily Peralta (3.68 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, 66 IP)
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (51-56)
Time: :630 PM EST
Starter: Max Kranick (5.10 ERA, 1.39 WHIP, 42.1 IP)
ALTOONA CURVE (52-53)
Time: 6:00 PM EST
Starter: Roansy Contreras (2.44 ERA, 0.92 WHIP, 48 IP)
GREENSBORO GRASSHOPPERS (69-39)
Time: 7:05 PM EST
BRADENTON MARAUDERS (65-41)
Time: 7:00 PM EST
Starter: Nick Garcia (4.23 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 60 IP)
Here’s the link to today’s Prospect Watch.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) September 7, 2021
Here’s how we line up for Game 2 vs. Pittsburgh. pic.twitter.com/OanCQRGaBA
— Detroit Tigers (@tigers) September 7, 2021
NEWS AND RUMORS
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Dillon Peters needs to be activated for this game, so there will be a roster move prior to the start of the game.
UPDATE: Reliever Shea Spitzbarth was sent back to Indianapolis to make room for Peters.