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Tuesday, June 21st, your Pittsburgh Pirates (27-39) play game two of a four-game series against the Chicago Cubs (25-42). Starting game two for your Pirates will be Roansy Contreras (1-1, 3.06 ERA), and he will face Matt Swarmer (1-2, 5.23 ERA). First pitch at PNC Park is set for 7:05 p.m.
Update (3:16 PM)-
**Coming off the 12-1 win over Chicago, the only change in tonight’s lineup is at the catchers position.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) June 21, 2022
UPDATE (11:21 a.m.) Pirates Minor League pitcher Nick Garcia has won the South Atlantic League Pitcher of the Week. Garcia posted a 1.62 ERA in three starts in June.
UPDATE (10:29 p.m.) Pirates prospect Bligh Madris made history last night and became the first-ever Palauan to play in the Major Leagues. Congrats to Bligh and Palau.
— Talkin’ Baseball (@TalkinBaseball_) June 20, 2022
Weather: 90 degrees and sunny
TV/Radio: AT&T Sportsnet, KDKA Radio
Money Line: PIT -150 favorites, O/U of 8.5 runs
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