|CINCINNATI REDS (6-4)||RHP EDINSON VOLQUEZ (2-0, 2.69 ERA)|
|PITTSBURGH PIRATES (3-6)||LHP PAUL MAHOLM (0-1, 9.00 ERA)|
|Game Time||7:05 PM|
- 7-3 Loss to the Chicago Cubs
- The Pirates went 7-9 against the Reds last season, which includes a 3-6 record in Pittsburgh.
- The bullpen has pitched a total of 19.2 innings in the first three games played at PNC Park this season.
- Pirate pitchers have whiffed 50 batters in the last five games (53.0ip) and have fanned a total of 70 in the first
eight games. Pittsburgh’s pitching staff ranks third in the National League in K’s.
- Infielder Jack Wilson (strained left calf; eligible for reinstatement on 4/19)
- Chris Duffy (rehabbing from left shoulder surgery) are on the 15-day disabled list.
Saturday vs. Cincinnati 7:05 RHP Bronson Arroyo (0-1, 5.91 ERA) vs. RHP Ian Snell (1-0, 3.75 ERA) FSNP
Sunday vs. Cincinnati 1:35 RHP Johnny Cueto (1-0, 2.03 ERA) vs. LHP Tom Gorzelanny (0-1, 10.80 ERA) FSNP (HD)
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