-- Charlie Morton and Bud Norris hook up tonight at 7:05 PM. The game will be shown on Root Sports.
-- The lineup: Andrew McCutchen CF, Jose Tabata LF, Garrett Jones RF, Neil Walker 2B, Lyle Overbay 1B, Chris Snyder C, Brandon Wood 3B, Ronny Cedeno SS, Charlie Morton P.
Pedro is still out with a tight quad. Clint Hurdle told the Post-Gazette's Colin Dunlap that "it is getting close to time to make decision on Alvarez -- either back in lineup or to DL."
-- Mike Axisa of MLB Trade Rumors took a look at free agent starters signed this year; Kevin Correia so far is second in ERA and fourth in OPS+.