Last week was a cooler for the Pirates. They just couldn't string together those big hits and the bullpen blinked a couple of times. This week isn't easy, but it will be contested in front of the home fans. Monday,. Tuesday and Wednesday, the Oakland A's are in town. Air time each night is 6:40. Wednesday night, Leading Off with Joe Shuta begins the evening at 6.
The New York Mets come in for the weekend. Friday and Saturday, air times are at 6:40, Sunday Neal Huntingdon starts the day at 12:35, air time for the game is 1:10.