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After a slim victory, your Pittsburgh Pirates (55-92) will try and take the series against the Miami Marlins (62-85). Set to take on the Marlins is Bryse Wilson (4.97 ERA); he will face the righty Edward Cabrera ( 6.61 ERA). First pitch is set for 6:10 p.m.
Weather: 82 degrees with a slight chance of rain
TV/Radio: AT&T Sportsnet, 93.7 The Fan
Line: PITT +110 underdogs, O/U is 8 runs
UPDATE (5:23 p.m.) About an hour before first pitch and the money line has moved slightly in favor of the Pirates. Pittsburgh is now +110 underdogs against the Marlins. O/U is still at 8 runs.
UPDATE (1:41 p.m.) Lineup
- Ke’Bryan Hayes 3B
- Kevin Newman SS
- Bryan Reynolds CF
- Yoshi Tsutsugo 1B
- Anthony Alford LF
- Michael Perez C
- Cole Tucker RF
- Hoy Park 2B
- Bryse Wilson P
UPDATE (12:17 p.m.) The Pirates have fallen out of the top 3 in terms of the 2022 MLB draft. With the Rangers losing 8-0 against the White Sox. The Pirates are now a full game back of the Rangers and are 8.0 games back of the first pick.
UPDATE (11:49 a.m.) Last night, Pirates prospect Miguel Yajure put together an impressive line for the Triple-A club. He went 6.0 IP, 4 hits, 0 ER’s, 1 BB, and 6 Ks. Indianapolis won 2-0 against St. Paul.
Pittsburgh Baseball Now Notes
Pirates Prospects Notes
Tim Williams and John Dreker give us two brilliant pieces in prospect coverage on Friday. Leading off is Tim, and he gives us his report on Canaan Smith-Njigba. Batting cleanup is John, where he gives us the daily prospect watch highlighted by a dominant outing from Miguel Yajure.
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