The 11-7 Pittsburgh Pirates, winners in five of their last 6 games begin a three game road series against the Milwaukee Brewers (8-10) tonight.
The Pirates lost 14 of 15 games against the Brewers in 2008
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Jeff Karstens (1-0, 3.60) will take the mound for the Pirates
Braden Looper (2-0, 2.12 ERA) will start for the Brewers. The Pirates expressed an interest in Looper during the off-season.