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Whether you're a spring training veteran or a rookie visiting for the first time, here's everything you'll need to know this spring.
Whether you're a Western Pennsylvanian flying down to Florida or a Bradenton native driving down the block to see Pittsburgh Pirates spring training this year, here is everything you need to know: When do pitchers and catchers report? Players will start showing up in Bradenton on Sunday, Feb. 13 and hold their first workout Monday, Feb. 14. About 40 players are expected in the initial group. And the rest of the team? The first full-squad workout is Saturday, Feb. 19. Fans are invited to a free pep rally that night from 5-7:30 p.m. on Old Main Street in downtown Bradenton that will feature player appearances, autographs and fun and games. When and where do the Pirates practice? Workouts are held at the Pirate City complex, 1701 27th St. E…