PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Major League Baseball has made it official.
The Pirates will take on the Cincinnati Reds in the NL Wild Card playoff game at PNC Park on Tuesday, Oct. 1, and now we know when the game will start.
First pitch has officially been set for 8:07 p.m.
The Pirates beat the Reds 8-3 Saturday afternoon in Cincinnati to secure home-field advantage for the Wild Card game.
It will be the Pirates first appearance in the playoffs in 21 years.
The game will be carried live on SportsRadio 93-7 The Fan and televised on TBS.