The Pittsburgh Pirates (58-56) are in Colorado for game three of a three-game series against the Rockies (60-53). The Pirates will send Chris Archer to the mound today for his second start with the team, going up against German Marquez.
Josh Bell is back. Jose Osuna has been optioned.
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When he takes the field today, Adeiny Hechavarria will be the 1,960th player in franchise history for the Pirates. That was a pretty good year in team history, 1960
When he takes the field today, Adeiny Hechavarria will be the 1,960th player in franchise history for the Pirates. That was a pretty good year in team history, 1960— John Dreker (@JohnDreker) August 8, 2018
Here are the lineups:
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