Analysis

Pregame: Pirates vs. Orioles in Sarasota

Pregame: Pirates vs. Orioles in Sarasota

Good morning from Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Florida. Of all the stadiums we've traveled to this spring, the O's park by far has my favorite press box. It's nothing fancy, just simple. Plus there is no windows and it's open and makes you feel like you're sitting in the stands like everyone else. I like that. Jet Blue Park, aka Fenway South, is my favorite ballpark tho. The green monster and stadium is set up just like the real Fenway.

The Pirates will face the Baltimore Orioles today at 1:05. Right-hander James McDonald will face righty Jake Arietta.
McDonald, 27, is making his third start of the Grapefruit League this spring. He is scheduled to throw four innings today. McDonald looked sharp his last start against the Phillies on Thursday. He allowed one run on two hits over three i...

This content is for Pirates Prospects subscribers only. Subscribers get access to all of our daily articles on the Pirates and their minor league system, with live coverage throughout the system on a daily basis. Our lowest rates are $2.22 per month under our Top Prospect Plan, which also gets you a FREE copy of the 2016 Prospect Guide. We also have a promotion with DraftKings where you can get a FREE one-year subscription to the site by signing up as a new DraftKings customer and making a $5 minimum deposit.  Subscribe today to access all of our daily coverage of the Pirates' system.

If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail tim@piratesprospects.com.

Analysis

More in Analysis

Josh Bell Dean Treanor Gary Green TW 52016 2

Josh Bell Showing Improved Defense at First Base, Improved Hitting Against Lefties

Tim WilliamsMay 25, 2016
Cole Tucker Throwing 3516

Cole Tucker Showing Positive Signs in His Return to West Virginia

Abigail MiskowiecMay 25, 2016
Tyler Glasnow TW 51716 2

Tyler Glasnow Needs a Changeup Before He Can Help the Pirates

Tim WilliamsMay 24, 2016
Josh Bell TW 51716 2

Top Performers: Glasnow, Taillon, Kuhl, Bell, Frazier, Moroff, Newman, Ramirez, Tucker

Tim WilliamsMay 23, 2016
Casey Hughston Strikeout TW

Why the Pirates Demoted Two of Their 2015 Draft Picks This Weekend

Tim WilliamsMay 23, 2016
Jameson Taillon, Chad Kuhl Tyler Glasnow TW 51716

Neal Huntington Discusses Tyler Glasnow, Jameson Taillon, and Chad Kuhl

Tim WilliamsMay 22, 2016

Pirates Prospects is an independent media outlet, and is in no way affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates, their minor league affiliates, Major League Baseball, or Minor League Baseball.

Copyright © 2015 Pirates Prospects