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PBN Around the Horn: The Sweep Has to Happen Eventually Right?

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After a walk-off win, the Pittsburgh Pirates (54-91) will try and sweep the Cincinnati Reds (75-71). Connor Overton will get his first start as a Pirate (0.00 ERA) and face Tyler Mahle (3.73 ERA). First pitch is set for 12:35 p.m.

Weather: 73 degrees and partly cloudy 
TV/Radio: AT&T Sportsnet, 93.7 The Fan 
Line: PITT +145 underdogs, O/U is 8 runs

UPDATE (10:44 a.m.) the money line has been posted along with the O/U. Money line has the Pirates as +145 underdogs with an O/U of 8 runs.

UPDATE (10:14 a.m.) Lineup

  1. Ke’Bryan Hayes 3B
  2. Yoshi Tsutsugo RF
  3. Bryan Reynolds CF
  4. Colin Moran 1B
  5. Ben Gamel LF
  6. Kevin Newman SS
  7. Michael Perez C
  8. Hoy Park 2B
  9. Connor Overton P

Pittsburgh Baseball Now Notes

MLB Honoring the Great One 

Dillon Peters Been a Pleasant Surprise

Pirates Win in Walk-Off Fashion

Pirates Prospects Notes

John Dreker graced us with his presence and covered the latest Pirates prospects updates on Wednesday. Highlighted by a strong start from Florencio, John gives us all the prospect performances in the prospect watch.

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Pittsburgh Hockey Now: Predicting the Metro Division

Pittsburgh Sports Now: Maurce Ffrench Signs With Chargers

WVU Sports Now: Black Diamond Trophy Game Has Sell Out Crowd

Nittany Sports Now: Updated Recruit Visit List For Saturday’s Game

Pittsburgh Soccer Now: Alex Dixon’s Versatility Adds to Riverhounds Success

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