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Pirates Vs. Tigers: Saturday's Lineups For Pittsburgh And Detroit

The Pirates will be looking to take game two from the Detroit Tigers after losing 6-0 on Friday night when Justin Verlander came within two outs of a no hitter. Here are the lineups for today's game.

Here is the Pittsburgh Pirates' lineup:

1. Jose Tabata (R) RF
2. Josh Harrison (R) 2B
3. Andrew McCutchen (R) CF
4. Pedro Alvarez (L) 3B
5. Neil Walker (S) DH
6. Rod Barajas (R) C
7. Casey McGehee (R) 1B
8. Yamaico Navarro (R) LF
9. Clint Barmes (R) SS

A.J. Burnett (2-2, 7.17 ERA in four starts at Comerica Park) toes the rubber for the Pirates.

The Tigers are looking to win back-to-back games for the first time since April 18.

Here is the starting lineup for Detroit:

1. Don Kelly (L) CF
2. Andy Dirks (L) LF
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 3B
4. Prince Fielder (L) 1B
5. Delmon Young (R) DH
6. Alex Avila (L) C
7. Brennan Boesch (L) RF
8. Jhonny Peralta (R) SS
9. Ramon Santiago (S) 2B

Drew Smyly (5 IP, 4 ER on two two-run HR in his last start) will look to get back on track, as he takes the mound for the Tigers.

We'll have plenty more on this series throughout the weekend here on SB Nation Pittsburgh, so keep it locked to this StoryStream for all the latest news and updates as they become available. For more on this series and all things Pittsburgh Pirates baseball, please check out Bucs Dugout. For some perspective from the other dugout, please head over to Bless You Boys, SB Nation's Detroit Tigers blog. For more on this and every game, please check out the SB Nation MLB baseball hub page.

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