Pittsburgh (3rd - NL Central) at Milwaukee (4th - NL Central)

Matchup Details
Sat, Aug 27 - Miller Park
First Pitch - 7:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Pittsburgh 65-61-0.1034-3031-3169-5460-66-8.59
Milwaukee 56-72-8.9136-3120-4160-6166-62-0.68
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RFG. Polanco
Ques Sat
Rest
08/27/16
Polanco is not expected to be in the starting lineup Saturday against the Brewers as he likely will be given the day to rest.0-0
$+0
0-0
CC. Stewart
Early Sept
Leg
08/24/16
Stewart is dealing with left knee discomfort and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is on a rehab stint and is expected to rejoin the team in September.25-20
$+259
20-23
SPT. Glasnow
Early Sept
Shoulder
08/24/16
Glasnow has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder discomfort. He could return to the team sometime during the beginning of September.15-14
$-377
13-14
3BJ. Kang
Mid Sept
Shoulder
08/24/16
Kang has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain.3-4
$-227
1-5
Milwaukee
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
3BW. Middlebrooks
Early Sept
Leg
08/24/16
Middlebrooks has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a lower leg strain but has been sent on a rehab assignment and could rejoin the big league team when rosters expand in September.15-17
$-159
15-16
RPJ. Barnes
Early Sept
Elbow
08/24/16
Barnes is experiencing right elbow soreness and has been placed on the 15-day disabled. He is hoping to return to the bullpen during the beginning of September.13-17
$-359
14-15
SPJ. Guerra
Mid Sept
Elbow
08/24/16
Guerra is ailing from inflammation in his right elbow and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list as a result. He is targeting a return to the rotation sometime in September.7-13
$-624
10-10
RPM. Blazek
15-day DL
Forearm
08/16/16
Blazek sustained a right forearm strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list as a result.4-8
$-329
5-7
SPS. Nolin
out for season
Elbow
08/21/16
Nolin had surgery to repair his left elbow and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.56-72
$-891
60-61
RPC. Capuano
out for season
Elbow
08/21/16
Capuano is sidelined with left elbow inflammation and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is likely to be shut down for the remainder of the season.36-46
$-569
36-41
RPY. Barrios
60-day DL
Shoulder
04/03/16
Barrios had rotator cuff surgery and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a shoulder injury. He is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.56-72
$-891
60-61
LFR. Liriano
60-day DL
Face
04/02/16
Liriano suffered multiple facial fractures after a line drive hit him in the face. He is on the 60-day disabled list and it is not clear when he will return to the lineup.56-72
$-891
60-61
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

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The Pittsburgh Pirates aim for their seventh straight road victory when they continue a four-game series against the National League Central rival Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. The Pirates claimed the first two games of the set to bolster their postseason hopes after dropping five of six on their most recent homestand. 

 
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