Reynolds leads Pirates against the Yankees after 4-hit game

September 21, 2022 GMT

Pittsburgh Pirates (55-93, fifth in the NL Central) vs. New York Yankees (89-58, first in the AL East)

New York; Wednesday, 7:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Roansy Contreras (5-4, 3.24 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 74 strikeouts); Yankees: Luis Severino (0-0)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Yankees -305, Pirates +246; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Pittsburgh Pirates take on the New York Yankees after Bryan Reynolds had four hits on Tuesday in a 9-8 loss to the Yankees.

New York is 51-22 in home games and 89-58 overall. The Yankees have hit 233 total home runs to lead MLB.

Pittsburgh has gone 27-50 on the road and 55-93 overall. The Pirates are 28-65 in games when they have allowed a home run.

Wednesday’s game is the fourth time these teams square off this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Aaron Judge has 25 doubles and 60 home runs for the Yankees. Gleyber Torres is 15-for-45 with three doubles, two home runs and nine RBI over the past 10 games.

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Reynolds leads the Pirates with 43 extra base hits (15 doubles, four triples and 24 home runs). Rodolfo Castro is 11-for-41 with three doubles, four home runs and 11 RBI over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Yankees: 6-4, .283 batting average, 4.65 ERA, outscored opponents by 14 runs

Pirates: 4-6, .213 batting average, 4.45 ERA, outscored by two runs

INJURIES: Yankees: Frankie Montas: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Clarke Schmidt: day-to-day (foot), Marwin Gonzalez: day-to-day (head), DJ LeMahieu: 10-Day IL (toe), Luis Gil: 60-Day IL (elbow), Andrew Benintendi: 10-Day IL (wrist), Scott Effross: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Albert Abreu: 15-Day IL (elbow), Matt Carpenter: 10-Day IL (foot), Luis Severino: 60-Day IL (lat), Miguel Castro: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Michael King: 60-Day IL (elbow), Chad Green: 60-Day IL (elbow), Stephen Ridings: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Zack Britton: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Pirates: JT Brubaker: 15-Day IL (lat), Colin Holderman: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Yerry De Los Santos: 60-Day IL (lat), David Bednar: 15-Day IL (back), Max Kranick: 60-Day IL (elbow), Canaan Smith-Njigba: 60-Day IL (wrist), Roberto Perez: 60-Day IL (hamstring), Blake Cederlind: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.