By: Mike Vukovcan

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pirates will play in front of another sellout crowd tonight for the opening game of their 3-game series vs. the Chicago Cubs.

The pitching matchup is James McDonald opposing Rodrigo Lopez.

Alex Presley, LF
Chase d’Arnaud, SS
Garrett Jones, RF
Andrew McCutchen, CF
Neil Walker, 2B
Lyle Overbay, 1B
Josh Harrison, 3B
Michael McKenry, C
James McDonald, P

*There’s talk that Andrew McCutchen could still make the NL All-Star team. Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun is injured and could miss the game next Tuesday. If Braun is unable to play, Giants Manager Bruce Bochy will have a chance to select McCutchen.