There are a number of interesting subplots for the Pirates in today’s game against State College of Florida.
There are a number of interesting subplots for the Pirates in today’s game against SCF.
By adding third base to his list of positions, Steve Pearce greatly enhances his chances of breaking camp with the team as a utility player. It puts him on better footing in the battle against Garrett Atkins, Josh Fields and Corey Wimberly.
News and notes from Wednesday’s spring training session. Thursday will be the team’s final day at Pirate City, after which camp will be relocated to McKechnie Field.
Right-hander Charlie Morton will start the Grapefuit League opener Saturday against the Rays.
The Pirates will use seven pitchers in Friday’s charity game against State College of Florida. Each pitcher will work one inning.