The Pirates are scheduled to play a total of 34 games, including 17 at home. It is a unique schedule, with four consecutive Sundays featuring split-squad games.
Additional highlights of the 2022 spring training schedule include:
- March 5: The Pirates will host the New York Yankees for the only time before traveling to Tampa one week later to face the Yankees in their only trip to George M. Steinbrenner Field.
- March 15-16: The Pirates will travel to the east coast to face the New York Mets on March 15 followed by the Miami Marlins on March 16. It will be the first time the Pirates and Mets face each other in a spring training game since playing two exhibition games against each other at PNC Park in 2001.
- March 17: The Pirates will host the Twins on St. Patrick’s Day.
- March 26: The Pirates will host the Tigers in the final Saturday home game of the Grapefruit League season.
- March 29: The Pirates close out the Grapefruit League season against the Atlanta Braves at LECOM Park.