Ross Ohlendorf said he thought he threw the ball better and was moving in the right direction after his start tonight, despite taking the loss and numbers that looked just about as bad as his previous outings.
Roster decisions need to be made about Josh Rodriguez, Chris Snyder, Ryan Doumit …
Four years after making his big league debut, Steve Pearce seems to finally have won a roster spot out of spring training.
In his final tuneup before Opening Day, right-hander Kevin Correia turned in what he said was his “best outing of the spring” today against the Yankees.
Andrew McCutchen officially is the No. 3 hitter. Chris Snyder’s sore back puts the roster in some limbo. Welcome aboard, Steve Pearce.
Charlie Morton had a ho-hum outing today against the Rays, but showed signs, even in a troublesome fifth inning, of the big strides he’s made since last season.
Lefty reliever Joe Beimel will not be game-ready in time to open the regular season with the Pirates.