Pirates-Brewers scouting report
Site: PNC Park
Manager: Ned Yost
Record: 21-19, fifth place in NL Central
Player to watch: First baseman Lyle Overbay is batting .360 with 5 homers and 38 RBI.
Probable starters: Tonight, RHP Josh Fogg (1-4, 7.75 ERA) vs. RHP Ben Sheets (4-2, 2.90), 7:05 p.m.; Saturday, RHP Kip Wells (3-4, 4.26 ERA) vs. Wes Obermueller (2-1, 7.64), 7:05 p.m.; Sunday, RHP Kris Benson (3-3, 4.62 ERA) vs. LHP Doug Davis (3-3, 4.04), 1:35 p.m.
TV/Radio: The games tonight and Sunday will be televised by Fox Sports Net Pittsburgh. All three games will be broadcast by KDKA-AM (1020).
Notes: The Pirates are 3-0, having swept a series at Miller Park. ... Second baseman Junior Spivey could return to the lineup. He has been out since May 2 with a strained right hamstring. ... Third baseman Wes Helms could be heading to the disabled list with a right knee injury. He was in Milwaukee yesterday having an MRI. ... Outfielder Geoff Jenkins has just one homer in his past 24 games. ... Sheets is coming off an 18-strikeout start against the Braves. ... Overbay is second in average and RBI and he leads the NL with 21 doubles. ... Scott Podsednik leads the league with 20 steals.