-- Paul Maholm and Houston's Wandy Rodriguez will lock horns tonight at 7:05 PM. The game will be aired by Root Sports. And there's nary a cloud in the sky...whassup with that?
-- Lineup: Andrew McCutchen CF, Jose Tabata LF, Matt Diaz RF, Neil Walker 2B, Chris Snyder C, Lyle Overbay 1B, Brandon Wood 3B, Ronny Cedeno SS, Paul Maholm P.
Jose Tabata and his sore hammy are back in action; Pedro and his tight quad are still AWOL.
-- Ball Park Digest has an article about two iconic Pittsburgh brands, the Pirates and Iron City Beer, and their announcement to use each others logos in promotions.