PBN Around the Horn
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
- Ke’Bryan Hayes 3B
- Yoshi Tsutsugo RF
- Bryan Reynolds CF
- Colin Moran 1B
- Ben Gamel LF
- Kevin Newman SS
- Michael Perez C
- Hoy Park 2B
- Connor Overton P
Pittsburgh Baseball Now Notes
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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