Kevin Pillar will get the start in left field Thursday with the left-hander on the mound. Pillar will hit eighth with Orlando Arcia moving up to the seventh spot in the order.
For the Pirates, Josh Palacios is back in the leadoff spot and will play left field. Bryan Reynolds will serve as the DH Sunday and hit second. Ke’Bryan Hayes, who is 5-for-8 in the series, moves back to the third spot in the order and will play third base.
First pitch Thursday is scheduled for 12:35 p.m. ET and can be seen on Bally Sports South.