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UPDATE (9:37 a.m.) Final lineup of spring
Last one before the real thing. pic.twitter.com/sxi40ynD9I
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) April 5, 2022
UPDATE (9:11 a.m.) Todd Frazier announces his retirement
— MLB Trade Rumors (@mlbtraderumors) April 5, 2022
Tuesday, April 5th, your Pittsburgh Pirates (7-6) will face the Philadelphia Phillies (8-7). Set to toe the rubber for the Pirates is Zach Thompson (3.00 ERA), and he will face a fellow Zach in Zach Eflin (0.00 ERA). The first pitch in Clearwater is set for 12:05 eastern.
Weather: 80 degrees and partly cloudy at first pitch
TV/Radio: KDKA Radio Only
Money Line: Pirates +145 underdogs
Pittsburgh Baseball Now Notes
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