Pirates announce Sunday, June 26 game time change

ESPN selects Pirates game for national Sunday night broadcast

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today a game time change for the Sunday, June 26 game vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers at PNC Park. First pitch time is now moved from the originally scheduled 1:35 p.m. EST to the new 8:08 p.m. EST as the contest was selected by ESPN for its exclusive National Sunday Night Baseball telecast.

This marks the second time this season the Pirates will be featured on ESPN Sunday Night Baseball at PNC Park as the team will also play host to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday, June 12, with first pitch scheduled for 5:05 p.m.

The June 12 contest is the first game of a special Sunday Night Baseball doubleheader, with the Dodgers hosting the nightcap following the Pirates telecast on ESPN.

Individual game tickets are on sale at the PNC Park Main Box Office, online at pirates.com/tickets or by calling 1-877-893-2827.