Found April 01, 2012 on Raise the Jolly Roger!:

Pirates (8-18-2) at Blue Jays (23-5)

1:05 PM EST–Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, Dunedin

TV: MLB.TV / Radio: 93.7

Here is the Gameday

Here we are…the last spring game in Florida…right back at the site of the first one: good old Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. After competing in this wonderful venue, the Bucs will head north to Philly for two games before a workout on Pittsburgh Wednesday and then Opening Day on Thursday. We are SO CLOSE.

The Jays are 23-5 this spring. Wow.

A minor trade went down yesterday. The Pirates acquired young pitcher Robby Rowland from Arizona. In exchange, the DBacks will get to keep Brett Lorin. Arizona chose Lorin in the Rule 5 draft and isn’t going to put him on the big club, meaning he would’ve been sent back to Pittsburgh if not for this deal. Rowland was a third round pick and is just 20 with some decent upside, but hasn’t pitched well in rookie ball in his first two years as a pro.

As for today’s game, Jeff Karstens will start against Brandon Morrow.

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