Spring training breakdown: Pirates 0, Orioles 0 (10 innings)
Rays (ss) at Pirates, 1:05 p.m.
McKechnie Field, Bradenton, Fla.
Rays starter: RHP Alex Cobb
Pirates starter: RHP Jeanmar Gomez
pirates 0, orioles 0 (10 innings)
Orioles starter: RHP Jake Arrieta 6 IP, 6 H, 2 BB, 9 SO
Pirates starter: LHP Jonathan Sanchez 5 IP, 2 H, 1 BB, 4 SO, 1 WP
Scratched: Gaby Sanchez was removed from the lineup because of what the Pirates described only as “an allergic reaction.”
Frozen: The Pirates had runners on first and second with one out in the fourth, but Arrieta got Brad Hawpe and Clint Barmes to take called third strikes.
Stock up: Starling Marte jumped on the first pitch of the game and lashed a double to left field. Later, he sprinted to the left-field corner to haul in a deep liner by Chris Davis.
Stock down: Hawpe replaced Sanchez as the designated hitter and went 0 for 3 (all strikeouts) and stranded five runners on base.
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