Sports in Brief 3/21

Slowpitch registration open

Registration is open for the Aberdeen Parks & Recreation Adult Slowpitch League scheduled to begin May 20.

Each team will be scheduled for 14 games apiece. American Softball Association rules will be followed, but teams may use either ASA or USSSA bats, provided they are on the approved list.

The registration fee of $872.20 (including tax) is due May 3. Registration information may be obtained by phoning 537-3230 or can be found online at http://aberdeenwa.gove/parks/ad_sports.php.

Pirates acquire infielder from Arizona

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired veteran infielder John McDonald from the Arizona Diamondbacks, the team announced on Wednesday.

In exchange for McDonald, the Diamondbacks will receive a player to be named or cash considerations.