Live Discussion: Pirates at Rockies, 3:10 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (59-77) will take on the Colorado Rockies (59-78) for four games at Coors Field. The Pirates will send out Steven Brault for the series finale. He gave up three runs over five innings against the Philadelphia Phillies in his last start. Brault allowed just three runs total over 13 innings in his previous two outings combined. He has a 4.50 ERA in 44 road innings and a 3.63 ERA in 44.2 home innings. The Rockies will counter with right-handed pitcher Jeff Hoffman, who is being recalled from the minors today. He has a 7.81 ERA, a 1.66 WHIP and 43 strikeouts in 40.1 innings over nine starts with the Rockies. Hoffman’s last start was back on August 13th when he allowed seven runs over two innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Here are the lineups:

Good Guys

bad guys

1. Trevor Story, SS
2. Charlie Blackmon, RF
3. Nolan Arenado, 3B
4. Ian Desmond, LF
5. Ryan McMahon, 1B
6. Garrett Hampson, CF
7. Pat Valaika, 2B
8. Tony Wolters, C
9. Jeff Hoffman, SP