Looking ahead to the final first pitch in Florida this spring …
Game: Pirates (8-18-2) vs. Toronto Blue Jays, Grapefruit League
Time: 1:05 p.m.
Site: Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, Dunedin, Fla.
Here is the live box score. Rob Biertempfel is headed home tonight, Karen Price will pick up the coverage with the two exhibitions in Philly, and all hands will be on deck for Opening Day.
And here is the Pirates’ lineup …
- Alex Presley, LF
- Jose Tabata, RF
- Andrew McCutchen, CF
- Neil Walker, 2B
- Garrett Jones, 1B
- Pedro Alvarez, 3B
- Clint Barmes, SS
- Michael McKenry, C
- Jeff Karstens, RHP
UPDATE 11:10 a.m.: Daniel McCutchen and Brad Lincoln get sent out.