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Pirates

Alvarez Returns To The Lineup

By: Mike Vukovcan
Pedro Alvarez

(Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

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Pittsburgh (KDKA)- After missing the last five games with a quad injury, Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez will return to the Pirates lineup.

PIRATES STARTING LINEUP (MONDAY):
Andrew McCutchen, CF
Jose Tabata, LF
Garrett Jones, RF
Neil Walker, 2B
Lyle Overbay, 1B
Ryan Doumit, C
Pedro Alvarez, 3B
Ronny Cedeno, SS
Jeff Karstens, P

Game Note:
Dodgers will start RHP Chad Billingsley tonight. He is 1-0 with a 1.71 ERA in three home starts this season compared to 1-1 with a 6.20 ERA in four road starts