Minor League Spring Training is wrapping up this weekend as far as the official schedule goes. The regular season for the minors won't begin until next Thursday, which means there will still be players sticking around at Pirate City until the start of the season. That includes a lot of players who will most likely remain in extended Spring Training dealing with injuries or conditioning issues.

I'll have some coverage early next week from the extended Spring Training events. For now, here is a rundown from the last two days at Pirate City.
Thursday's Game Action
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