The Tigers arrive in Pittsburgh riding a six-game winning streak. Their 17 victories in the past 20 games have given them a 2.5 game lead in the AL Central heading into today's games.
Tonight's game will see Kenny Rogers (10-3, 3.44) face the Pirates' Kip Wells (0-2, 11.88).
The game can be seen on TV 20 in Detroit and heard on AM 1270.
First pitch: 7:05 p.m.