The Lineup: Alex Presley LF, Nate McLouth CF, Jose Tabata RF, Neil Walker 2B, Pedro Alvarez 3B, Garrett Jones 1B, Clint Barmes SS, Rod Barajas C, AJ Burnett P.
Cutch gets a night off.
- Jose Tabata is hitting at a .367 clip during his current seven game hitting streak.
- Neil Walker has hit safely in six straight games and 13 of his last 15 contests.
- The Pirates have made eight errors in their last four games following a stretch of six straight games without a miscue.
- Alex Presley's 8 infield hits rank third in the majors, behind only Derek Jeter (10) and Emilio Bonifacio (nine).