Four of the Pirates minor league affiliates - Indianapolis, Altoona, Bradenton, and West Virginia; all full-season squads - will be hitting the ground running over the next few weeks to start their season. 75% of the teams will play today, with Indianapolis not starting their season until tomorrow.
West Virginia will play their opener on the road at 7:05 PM against the Hagerstown Suns. The game will be televised on milb.tv. Nick Kingham is slated to start. This should be Josh Bell's pro debut. Alen Hanson, Willy Garcia, and Jose Osuna will also suit up for the Power.
Check back tomorrow for results, top players, and info on the games for that day.