When will the Pittsburgh Pirates be televised on their flagship station, AT&T SportNet Pittsburgh, during Grapefruit League play?
A few days ago, we found out when the Pittsburgh Pirates would be on the MLB Network this spring. You can check that out here. Now we also know when the Bucs will be on AT&T SportNet Pittsburgh during Grapefruit League play.
Spring Training broadcasts are always exciting for baseball fans. It gives fan their first look of the new season at how teams will look, it’s a sign of winter coming to an end, and, best of all, it’s baseball!
Grapefruit League play will begin for the Pirates on Saturday afternoon. The team will travel to Clearwater to do battle with the Philadelphia Phillies at 1 PM. However, in order to see the team play on AT&T SportsNet fans will have to wait a few days.
AT&T SportNet’s Grapefruit League schedule begins on Thursday, March 7th, when the team hosts the Baltimore Orioles at LECOM Park in Bradenton. You can checkout the entirety of AT&T SportsNet’s Grapefruit League schedule below:
Thursday, March 7th, 1:00 PM vs Baltimore Orioles
Friday, March 8th, 1:00 PM vs Toronto Blue Jays
Saturday, March 9th, 1:00 PM vs Minnesota Twins
Tuesday, March 12th, 1:00 PM vs Minnesota Twins
Thursday, March 14th, 1:00 PM vs Philadelphia Phillies
Friday, March 15th, 6:00 PM vs Tampa Bay Rays
Sunday, March 17th, 1:00 PM vs Boston Red Sox
Tuesday, March 19th, 1:00 PM vs Detroit Tigers
Thursday, March 21st, 1:00 PM vs Baltimore Orioles
Saturday, March 23rd, 1:00 PM vs Philadelphia Phillies
The March 15th game against the Rays is the lone night game the Pirates will play this spring in Florida. The only other night exhibition game will come when the team travels to Houston to play the Astros on March 25th.
Both the March 7th and March 15th telecasts will also have a pre and post-game show on AT&T SportsNet. One March 8th, 14th, 15th, and 17th the Pirates will be playing split squad games, so this may impact which players are seen on TV those days.