BRADENTON, Fla. - The Pirates Head Athletic Trainer, Todd Tomczyk, met with the media this morning for the weekly injury update. The biggest news was that Josh Bell is in the final stages of game activity, with the goal of getting him into Grapefruit League games next week. Bell has a goal this week to get into sim games and participate in base running. The latter is always the final step for rehab from a leg injury before getting into games.
**Francisco Cervelli returned yesterday and played three innings, after previously dealing with right foot discomfort. Tomczyk said that after the game, Cervelli wasn't even thinking about the injury, and came out of the game well.
"We're going to have a program in play," Tomczyk said on Cervelli's build-up. "We're looking to get him back into c...
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