By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pirates announced today ahead of their doubleheader with the Mets that they have recalled pitcher Max Kranick.READ MORE: Allegheny County Health Director Says Delta Variant Is Fueling Rising Cases, Hospitalizations
Kranick has started one game for the Pirates, a 7-2 victory over the Cardinals on June 27 when he threw a no-hitter over five innings.READ MORE: 'Itchy Mites:' Preventing Bites And The Itch That Comes With A Mite Bite
The team also announced that Kranick will start the second game of a doubleheader against the Mets.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Temperatures Continue Rising On Thursday
The second game is a makeup of Thursday’s game which was postponed due to rain.