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PBN Around the Horn: Time for the Pirates’ Home Opener Folks



Welcome to the PBN Around the Horn. Here you’ll find news and notes from across Major League Baseball, your Pittsburgh Pirates, and around the Sports Now network.

UPDATE (2:06 p.m.) Pirates’ manager Derek Shelton is rocking some fresh black and gold kicks for today’s home opener.

UPDATE (12:29 p.m.) Here is the Cubs starting lineup

UPDATE (11:42 a.m.) For anyone interested in gambling, the O/U for the game has went down a half run to 8.5.

UPDATE (11:36 a.m.) The Pirates have just posted their lineup

Tuesday, April 12th, your Pittsburgh Pirates (1-2) will start a two-game series against the Chicago Cubs (2-1). Set to make his Pirates’ debut is 33-Year-Old Jose Quintana, and his mound opponent will be a fellow lefty, Drew Smyly. The Pirates’ home opener will start at 4:12 p.m.

Weather: 66 degrees and cloudy at first pitch 
TV/Radio: AT&T Sportsnet, KDKA Radio 
Money Line: PITT -105, CHC -112, O/U of 8.5 runs

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