2018 Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule & Spring Training Tickets

Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule 2018

Pirates pitchers and catchers report on Monday, February 12, 2018. First pitchers and catchers work outs are February 14, 2018.

Position players report February 18, 2018 and first full squad work out is February 19, 2018. (Always subject to change by the ball club).

2018 Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule and Fan Events

February 13, 2018: Manatee County will honor the milestone 50th anniversary of Pirates Spring Training in Manatee County. A proclamation will be issued at the Board of County Commissioners Meeting recognizing the partnership between the Pirates and the local communities. 9 a.m. Board of County Commissioners, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, First Floor, Bradenton, FL.

February 17, 2018: It's the Pittsburgh Pirates Annual Pep Rally. The street festival with live music from Yesterdayze. Organized autograph sessions with current and former Pirates players will take place on the street. The Pirates are also celebrating their 50th year in Bradenton this year. Show your spirit and wear your best Pirates colors or costume. 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Old Main Street between Manatee to 3rd in downtown Bradenton.


Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Work OutsThe Pirates working out at Pirate City.

The Pirates are scheduled to open their 2018 Grapefruit League season February 23; they play the Rays in Port Charlotte at 1:05 p.m. (See the complete game schedule below.)

The 33-game Florida schedule consists of 16 home games.

The Pittsburgh Pirates spring workouts take place at Pirate City and start around 9 a.m. and are free and open to the public.

MLB tickets to see the Pittsburgh Pirates play their spring training games at McKechnie Field have been available for decades.

Before the Pirates made Bradenton their spring training Mecca in 1969, they called many other locations their spring home; Havana, Cuba, and Hollywood, California being among them.

Make your plans to come out and see this year's crop of new prospects along with returning Pittsburgh Pirates as well as veterans.

There's nothing like watching spring training exhibition games while being able to work on your tan. Ah, Florida Spring Training!!


2018 Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule
& Spring Training Tickets

pirates-tix
Date
Vs.
Place
Time
Buy Tix
Feb. 23, 2018
Rays
Pt. Charlotte
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Feb. 24, 2018
Yankees
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Feb. 25, 2018
Tigers
Lakeland
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Feb. 26, 2018
Red Sox
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Feb. 27, 2018
Bravess
Kissimmee
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Feb. 28, 2018
Red Sox
Ft. Myers
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 1, 2018
Blue Jays
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 2, 2018
Orioles
Sarasota
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 3, 2018
Phillies
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 4, 2018
Twins
Ft. Myers
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 5, 2018
Braves
Kissimmee
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 7, 2018
Blue Jays
Dunedin
1:07 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 8, 2018
Tigers
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 9, 2018
Phillies
Clearwater
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 10, 2018
Braves
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 10, 2018
Orioles
Sarasota
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 11, 2018
Blue Jays
Dunedin
1:07 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 12, 2018
Orioles
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 14, 2018
Rays
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 15, 2018
Yankees
Tampa
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 16, 2018
Braves
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 17, 2018
Twins
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 18, 2018
Red Sox
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 18, 2018
Blue Jays
Dunedin
1:07 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 19, 2018
Twins
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 20, 2018
Red Sox
Ft. Myers
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 21, 2018
Twins
Ft. Myers
6:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 22, 2018
Blue Jays
Bradenton
6:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 23, 2018
Phillies
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 24, 2018
Rays
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 25, 2018
Blue Jays
Dunedin
1:07 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 26, 2018
Phillies
Bradenton
1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
March 27, 2018 Phillies Clearwater 1:05 p.m.
PurchaseTix
Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training at Pirates City

Directions: To get to Pirate City From South (Sarasota): Travel North on US 301. Cross S.R. 70 and make a right onto 38th Ave. East. Make first left onto 27th St. E. and Pirate City is a mile up the road.

From Interstate 75: Exit I-75 at S.R. 64 West (exit 220 if traveling south, exit 220B if traveling north). Proceed west towards Bradenton and make a left on 27th Street East. Pirate City is approx. a mile on the left.

Pirate City - 1701 27th St E - Bradenton, FL 34208. Parking has been free.

To get to McKechnie Field, now known as LECOM Park, From South (Sarasota): Take Route 41 North to Cortez Road, go straight onto Business 41 and turn right onto 17th Ave. West. Ballpark is located at intersection of 17th Avenue West and 9th Street West.

From Interstate 75: Exit I-75 at S.R. 64 West (exit 220 if traveling south, exit 220B if traveling north). Go west on Route 64 to 9th Street West and turn left to the ballpark.

McKechnie Field/LECOM Park - 1611 9th Street W., Bradenton, Florida. Located 1/2 mile West of Highway 41 on 9th Street West at 17th Ave. West.

Game times are PM and local. All information in the Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule is deemed to be correct, however it was provided by the Pirate's office and is subject to change, without notice, due to error and/or changes according to the Pirates.




Protected by Copyscape

From Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Schedule to Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Main Page

To Baseball Spring Training Florida Main Page

Escape-to-Sarasota Florida Home





SARASOTA WEATHER

Site Sponsors

 

 

 

Featured Pages

 

 

 

 

 

 

Looking For a Hot Time After Dinner?
Check Out Our
Sarasota Bars and Clubs Guide

 

 

What other Web Visitors are Saying....

"John, your site is excellent! I am coming home from Afghanistan in 2 weeks and discussed with my wife where to go when I get home. We looked from Winter Haven to Tarpon Springs. This site made the choice for us. You have all the information we need in a perfect format. You have set the bar very high." -- David D, Florida

"Just stumbled upon your website and thought I'd send you a shout out. The site is marvelous. My girlfriend and I are paying a visit to Sarasota. It's one thing to hear good things on the Travel Channel; it's another to hear from a real person with real opinions. Thanks for all the info!" -- Brad, Michigan, US

"I just wanted to let you know I thoroughly enjoy reading what you have to say about Sarasota and the fun things to do here. I just recently moved to Sarasota and I am still looking for things to do. I find your site to be very helpful. Thank you for all the work you put into this site, for all of us to enjoy." -- Donna P, Sarasota, FL

"Wow! What a great way to represent our community! I love your site! I can look on here and see what's happening! And we know, there is ALWAYS something happening in Sarasota!" -- Heather P, Sarasota, FL

"Very glad I found your website.....this is a great website...will use it often & let friends know about it."  -- Jayne S, Bradenton, FL

"As a visitor to Siesta Key from the UK, I would just like to say what an excellent source of information your website is. Thanks & please keep it up" -- Chris M, United Kingdom

"Thank you for a great website. Keep up the great work!" -- Carole W, Newburgh, NY

"Cool site" -- Pat W, Massachusetts