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Sunday, May 5 vs. Athletics | Sunday, June 23 vs. Padres

Join us as we celebrate area youth baseball and softball teams at PNC Park

Kick off the day at 11 a.m. with our Chalk Talk with Pirates players and coaches.

The first 1,000 youth players & coaches to sign up will be recognized on the warning track during our pregame ceremonies.

Players and coaches are encouraged to wear their team jerseys to the game! Tickets purchased together will be seated together.

Kids ages 14 and younger can run the bases following the game.

For more information or groups of 10 or more, please contact Marla Benzenhafer at 412.325.4964 or

Pirates Play Ball

Pirates Play Ball is the official home to all of the ballclub's youth baseball and softball efforts in the community.

By supporting MLB's Play Ball initiative, which is built around inspiring everyone to play ball - "however you play ball" - the Pittsburgh Pirates are committed to growing the game in our region and creating opportunities for our youth to enjoy the game.

We want your team to be connected with Pirates Play Ball, and we hope that your community will want to be involved.