The Pittsburgh Pirates start a three game series against the Milwaukee Brewers tonight at PNC Park after being off on Thursday. The Pirates are tied for first place in the Central Division and the best record in the MLB with a 48-30 record. Gerritt Cole will be pitching tonight for the Pirates as he tries to improve to 4-0. The game starts at 6:40 on 1160 WCCS
In other news the Pirates have reached an agreement with their ninth overall pick from this MLB Draft Austin Meadows. The deal is reportly worth $3.03 million. Meadows posted Thursday evening on his Twitter account that he his in Pittsburgh. The 6-foot-4 left handed hitter will take a physical today before signing the deal. Earlier this month the Pirates reached an agreement on their other first round pick Reese McGuire.