PHILADELPHIA The Pirates continue to rack up international signings. Today, they came to terms with Australian catcher Dylan Child and Lithuanian right-hander Dovydas Neverauskus.
Child, 18, recently was converted from shortstop to catcher. He will train at the MLB academy in Australia. Neverauskus, 16, who agreed to a 2010 contract, will begin playing this fall in the Florida Instructional League and will attend minor-league spring training next year.
• The starting rotation will not change after the All-Star break: left-hander Paul Maholm, right-hander Charlie Morton, lefty Zach Duke, righties Ross Ohlendorf and Virgil Vasquez will fill it out.
Lineups for tonigh’s game:
PIRATES 1.Andrew McCutchen cf, 2. Freddy Sanchez 2b, 3. Garrett Jones lf, 4. Ryan Doumit c, 5. Delwyn Young rf, 6. Adam LaRoche 1b, 7. Andy LaRoche 3b, 8. Jack Wilson ss, 9. Ross Ohlendorf (7-7, 4.63) rhp
PHILLIES 1. Jimmy Rollins ss, 2. Shane Victorino cf, 3. Chase Utley 2b, 4. Ryan Howard 1b, 5. Raul Ibanez lf, 6. Jayson Werth rf, 6. Greg Dobbs 3b, 8. Paul Bako c, 9. Cole Hamels (5-5, 4.70) lhp