The Pittsburgh Pirates annual Care-A-Van will visit Altoona Thursday. The Pirates visit is part of Project Bundle Up. Pirates players will shop with local kids for winter coats and clothing in partnership with the Salvation Army and Dick’s.
Among the Pirates making the trip to Altoona will be LHP Steven Brault (2015 Curve), INF Jung Ho Kang, LHP Jesus Liranzo (2018 Curve), OF Jason Martin (2018 Curve), bullpen catcher Herberto Andrade and bullpen coach Euclides Rojas.
The Pirate Parrot and Loco will also be making appearances.
The event runs from 12:00-12:30 p.m.