The Pittsburgh Pirates open a three-game series with the San Francisco Giants tonight. First pitch is 9:45pm. Pre-game on WISR is 9:20pm. Chad Kuhl will start for the Bucs. He is 3-5 with a 4.31 ERA this season. Johnny Cueto will start for the Giants. He is 6-5 with a 4.01 ERA for the first-place Giants. San Francisco has the best record in baseball, and lead the Los Angeles Dodgers by three games in the National League West.
(The Bucs and Giants play again Saturday night at 9:05pm. WISR pre-game is 8:40pm. Sunday’s game begins at 4:05pm, with the WISR pre-game beginning at 3:05pm.)