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Pirates vs. Cardinals - 5/19/2021

The Bucs are going to need Trevor Cahill to be good again.

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Pittsburgh Pirates (17-24) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (24-18) - Wednesday, May 19, 2021 @ 7:45 p.m.

Stadium: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Mo.

TV: AT&T SportsNet PIT2

Radio: 93.7 The Fan

SB Nation Cardinals site: Viva El Birdos

Starting Pitchers

Pirates: Trevor Cahill (1-4, 5.97 ERA)

Cardinals: Jack Flaherty (7-0, 2.47 ERA)

Probable Starting Lineups (subject to last-minute changes)


1. Adam Frazier – 2B

2. Kevin Newman – SS

3. Bryan Reynolds – CF

4. Gregory Polanco – RF

5. Will Craig - 1B

6. Ben Gamel - LF

7. Wilmer Difo - 3B

8. Michael Perez – C

9. Trevor Cahill – P


1. Tommy Edman – 2B

2. Dylan Carlson – RF

3. Paul Goldschmidt – 1B

4. Nolan Arenado – 3B

5. Yadier Molina – C

6. Harrison Bader – CF

7. Justin Williams – LF

8. Edmundo Sosa – SS

9. Jack Flaherty – P

Pirates starter Trevor Cahill is coming off of his best start of the season, so hopefully he can keep it rolling tonight. The Bucs are likely to need good pitching, as their anemic offense is taking on Cardinals ace Jack Flaherty, who could become the first St. Louis pitcher since Bob Gibson to win eight of their first nine starts. Pretty good company.

We have a 7:45 start tonight. Let’s go Bucs!