The Pittsburgh Pirates (14-15) take on the Oakland A’s (15-19) in a three-game series at PNC Park, with game two tonight at 7:05 PM. Trevor Williams will make his seventh start of the season. He gave up five runs over six innings against the Los Angeles Dodgers in his last start. He has pitched at least six innings in every start this season. The A’s will counter with 30-year-old right-hander Chris Bassitt, who has made two starts this season. He threw five shutout innings in his first game, then came back with one run over seven innings in his second game. He has 16 strikeouts, an 0.75 ERA and an 0.75 WHIP in 12 innings.
Here are the lineups:
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