• Garrett Jones didn't pass the cough test, so he remained unplugged with the tightness in his left oblique area.
"They had me cough, and I still felt [the soreness] a little," Jones said Saturday morning. "So another boring day, I won't do anything. We want it to quiet down so there's no tightness, then I'll get back in there."
• The Bucs are suddenly down two middle infielders after Chase d'Arnaud jammed his left thumb during morning rundown drills, and Anderson Hernandez reported a sore shoulder after a failed diving-catch attempt in Friday night's game.
Both were in the lineup for Sunday's game in Fort Myers, and will be replaced by Ivan De Jesus and Jordy Mercer.
• Did you know: James McDonald led Pirates pitchers last season by allowing 21 homers, but that was a very modest team high. Only the Cardinals (Kyle Lohse, 19) had a team leader with fewer among the 30 Major League clubs.
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