The Pittsburgh Pirates (21-19) are in San Diego to take on the Padres (22-21) for four games. Game two is tonight at 10:10 PM and Jordan Lyles gets the start. He gave up one run over six innings in his last start against the St Louis Cardinals and one run over 6.2 innings in his previous outing. The Padres will counter with 25-year-old lefty Joey Lucchesi, who has a 4.57 ERA in 41.1 innings, with 40 strikeouts and a 1.35 WHIP. He gave up one run over 5.1 innings in his last start, which was in Colorado. Lucchesi has pitched six full innings just once this season.
Geoff Hartlieb has joined the team and Clay Holmes has rejoined the team.
Here are the lineups:
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