The Pittsburgh Pirates stay in downtown St. Louis on Saturday night for another tilt with the divisional foe Cardinals. First pitch is scheduled for 7:15 pm Eastern. The Cards broke their losing streak last night, winning by a score of 6-2, so the Bucs will try to hault their now six-game losing skid tonight. The Bucs will send righty starter Joe Musgrove (8-10, 4.69) to the mound to face off against veteran RHP Adam Wainwright (7-8, 4.50).
The typically reliable Musgrove has been faltering for the Bucs lately, as he's given up 15 earned runs in his last three outings (14.