Pregame notes and lineups
Alex Presley begins rehab assignment Saturday, pregame notes and lineups.
A happy clubhouse is usually a winning clubhouse.
Presley’s out, Mercer is in, Cutch is compared to Honus. Oh, and lineups, too.
IN which Hurdle talks about the calm after a big hit. Oh, and lineups, too.
The Pirates would rather bring up prized prospect Starling Marte a day after he’s ready than a day too soon.
Joel Hanrahan and Andrew McCutchen are going to the All-Star Game. AJ Burnett, Jason Grilli and James McDonald were snubbed.