Pirates right-hander Jordan Lyles, who left his previous start with a hamstring injury, could pitch Sunday against the Brewers.
Mike Moustakas had two home runs and four hits Thursday night to lead the Brewers to an 11-5 victory over the Pirates.
Beat writer John Perrotto answers readers' questions about the Pirates and Major League Baseball.
Pirates second baseman Adam Frazier has been dropped from the leadoff spot of the batting order after hitting .250 in 48 games.
The Pirates wound up being swept in a three-game series by the Dodgers on Sunday, losing 11-7 at PNC Park.
Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli sustained concussion-like symptoms when struck by a bat in a 7-2 loss to the Dodgers on Saturday night.
Pirates top prospect Mitch Keller will make his major-league Monday in a doubleheader against the Reds at Cincinnati.
Rookie Davis and Dovydas Neverauska were called up by the PIrates from Class AAA Indianapolis prior to Saturday night's game with the Dodgers.
Opener Michael Feliz gave up five runs as he retired only one of six batters faced in the Pirates' 10-2 loss to the Dodgers on Friday night.
The National League's top two hitters, the Dodgers' Cody Bellinger and Pirates' Josh Bell, meet in a three-game series this weekend.
Michael Feliz will serve as the Pirates' opener Friday night when they face the Dodgers.
The Pirates had a season-high in runs and hit four home runs in beating the Colorado Rockies 14-6 on Thursday afternoon.
Beat writer John Perrotto takes readers' questions about the Pirates and Major League Baseball.
Colin Moran hit a three-run home and had four RBIs to lead the Pirates to a 6-4 victory over the Padres on Sunday and a 7-4 road trip.
Josh Bell hit two home runs and drove in four runs Saturday night to lead the Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Padres.
Jordan Lyles had a career-high 12 strikeouts in seven innings and the Pirates beat the Padres 5-3 on Friday night.
Geoff Hartlieb., a 25-year-old right-hander, had his contract selected from Class AAA Indianapolis, his first promotion to the majors. He's with the team here.
Trevor Williams left the game with right side discomfort as the Pirates lost to the Padres 5-4 on Thursday night.
The Pirates will either start Steven Brault or use an opener for Saturday night's game against the Padres.
Chris Archer was tagged for seven runs in 3 2/3 innings in his return from the injured list and the Pirates were routed by the Diamondbacks 11-1 on Wednesday.
Pirates left fielder Corey Dickerson will begin long tossing this weekend as he recovers from a strained right shoulder.
Joe Musgrove allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings and Josh Bell homered twice in the Pirates' 6-2 victory over the Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
The Pirates have reinstated Chris Archer to the 25-man active roster and optioned Clay Holmes to Triple-A Indianapolis.
The Pirates are undecided on a starting pitcher for Saturday night's game against the Padres at San Diego.
Nick Kingham was tagged for seven runs and 10 hits in four innings Monday night as the Pirates lost to the Diamondbacks 9-3.
The Pirates placed their immensely struggling third baseman, Jung Ho Kang, on the 10-day injured list Monday,