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04/01/2020 3:06am
Michael Feliz (Pit) rotowire.com
Feliz, who allowed just one run in five spring outings (4.2 innings), has a good chance of making the team's Opening Day roster, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
04/01/2020 3:01am
Richard Rodriguez (Pit) rotowire.com
Rodriguez pitched well in Grapefruit League action, allowing just one run in five innings. He struck out seven batters without giving up a walk.
04/01/2020 2:57am
Trevor Williams (Pit) rotowire.com
Williams, who enters 2020 as the Pirates' No. 3 starter, struggled throughout spring training with a 9.00 ERA in nine innings.
04/01/2020 2:51am
Keone Kela (Pit) rotowire.com
Kela, who was named Pittsburgh's closer prior to spring training, allowed four runs in five innings over five games of Grapefruit League action.
04/01/2020 2:43am
Charlie Tilson (Pit) rotowire.com
Tilson, who is a long shot to make the team out of camp, hit .167 in 18 Grapefruit League at-bats.
04/01/2020 2:41am
Jarrod Dyson (Pit) rotowire.com
The Pirates may have Dyson, who is expected to serve as the team's starting center fielder, hit near the bottom of the batting order because of his poor on-base numbers.
04/01/2020 2:22am
Guillermo Heredia (Pit) rotowire.com
There's a good chance that Heredia will make Pittsburgh's Opening Day roster as a fourth outfielder.
04/01/2020 2:20am
JT Riddle (Pit) rotowire.com
Riddle put together a strong spring and is likely to make the team as a utility player.
04/01/2020 2:15am
Kevin Kramer (Pit) rotowire.com
Kramer is likely to start the 2020 season playing for Triple-A Indianapolis.
04/01/2020 2:09am
Josh Bell (Pit) rotowire.com
Although new manager Derek Shelton hasn't revealed his preferred lineup, Bell is expected to bat cleanup for the Bucs in 2020.
04/01/2020 2:03am
Kevin Newman (Pit) rotowire.com
The Pirates are expected to bat Newman leadoff primarily in 2020, though he could also slot third ahead of cleanup hitter Josh Bell occasionally.
04/01/2020 1:55am
Adam Frazier (Pit) rotowire.com
Frazier is expected to primarily play at second base in 2020 while occasionally shifting to the outfield when the team utilizes a four-man outfield, the "The Athletic Pittsburgh reports.
04/01/2020 1:48am
Colin Moran (Pit) rotowire.com
Moran will likely begin the 2020 season as the team's starting third baseman, with prospect Ke'Bryan Hayes waiting in the wings for a promotion to the big leagues.
04/01/2020 1:31am
Jose Osuna (Pit) rotowire.com
Osuna is expected to start the 2020 campaign as a backup corner infielder and right fielder, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
04/01/2020 1:28am
Andrew Susac (Pit) rotowire.com
Susac, who went 4-for-13 with four walks in Grapefruit League action this spring, remains one of three catchers in the running to back up starter Jacob Stallings, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
03/30/2020 7:38pm
Jameson Taillon (Pit) rotowire.com
Taillon (elbow) will not return in 2020 even if the season is considerably delayed, Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
03/25/2020 7:52pm
Clay Holmes (Pit) rotowire.com
Holmes (foot) is throwing from one knee out to 90 feet, Rob Biertempfel of The Athletic reports.
03/25/2020 7:44pm
Steven Brault (Pit) rotowire.com
Brault (shoulder) has yet to resume throwing, Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
03/25/2020 7:33pm
Jameson Taillon (Pit) rotowire.com
Taillon (elbow) has been throwing from 120 feet, Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
03/23/2020 2:14am
John Ryan Murphy (Pit) rotowire.com
Murphy went 3-for-19 with three home runs during Grapefruit League action.
03/20/2020 10:08pm
Cole Tucker (Pit) rotowire.com
Tucker was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday.
03/20/2020 9:58pm
Edgar Santana (Pit) rotowire.com
Santana was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday.
03/20/2020 9:43pm
Jason Martin (Pit) rotowire.com
Martin was sent to Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday.
03/20/2020 9:34pm
Sam Howard (Pit) rotowire.com
Howard was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday.
03/20/2020 9:25pm
Ke'Bryan Hayes (Pit) rotowire.com
Hayes was sent to Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday.