fbpx
Tue 28

Brewers @ Cardinals

September 28 @ 6:10 pm - 10:00 pm
WI
Tue 28

Brewers at Cardinals

September 28 @ 6:45 pm
Wed 29

Brewers @ Cardinals

September 29 @ 6:10 pm - 10:00 pm
WI
Wed 29

Brewers at Cardinals

September 29 @ 6:45 pm
Thu 30

Brewers @ Cardinals

September 30 @ 11:40 am - 4:30 pm
WI
  1. Home
  2. NEWS
  3. MLB
  4. BREWERS
  5. Houser expected to start as Brewers host the Pirates
Houser expected to start as Brewers host the Pirates

Houser expected to start as Brewers host the Pirates

0
0

Pittsburgh Pirates (40-66, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (64-43, first in the NL Central)

Bob Uecker on the call on WKTY with pregame beginning at 7:35 p.m. Tune in on 96.7 FM / 580 AM.

PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Max Kranick (1-2, 7.31 ERA, 1.56 WHIP, 14 strikeouts) Brewers: Adrian Houser (7-5, 3.69 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 76 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Brewers -236, Pirates +196; over/under is 9 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Milwaukee and Pittsburgh will play on Tuesday.

The Brewers are 30-24 in home games in 2020. Milwaukee has slugged .387 this season. Eduardo Escobar leads the club with a .492 slugging percentage, including 42 extra-base hits and 24 home runs.

The Pirates are 17-36 in road games. Pittsburgh hitters have posted a team on-base percentage of .305 this season, led by Bryan Reynolds with a mark of .379.

The Brewers won the last meeting 6-2. Eric Lauer secured his fourth victory and Escobar went 2-for-2 with a triple, a home run and four RBIs for Milwaukee. Bryse Wilson registered his fourth loss for Pittsburgh.

TOP PERFORMERS: Willy Adames leads the Brewers with 43 extra base hits and is slugging .475.

Reynolds leads the Pirates with 18 home runs and is batting .302.

LAST 10 GAMES: Brewers: 8-2, .265 batting average, 2.43 ERA, outscored opponents by 36 runs

Pirates: 4-6, .210 batting average, 6.03 ERA, outscored by 27 runs

INJURIES: Brewers: Justin Topa: (elbow), Hunter Strickland: (covid-19), Jandel Gustave: (covid-19), Dylan File: (elbow), Jake Cousins: (covid-19), Christian Yelich: (covid-19), Daniel Vogelbach: (hamstring), Travis Shaw: (shoulder), Mark Mathias: (shoulder).

Pirates: Jose Soriano: (elbow), Sam Howard: (oblique), Chase De Jong: (knee), Blake Cederlind: (elbow), Trevor Cahill: (calf), Steven Brault: (lat), Ka’ai Tom: (back), Colin Moran: (wrist), Erik Gonzalez: (side).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Facebook Comments

Public Inspection File FCC EEO Public File Report - Employment Opportunities at Our Stations