PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The sun was doing it’s part, but the brisk winds kept the traditional early tailgating crowd down on Sunday. But the weather didn’t deter Mary Himler from being first in line long before the gates opened at PNC Park. 251 more words
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BRADENTON (KDKA) — While a Florida day at McKechnie Field might sound good if you’ve been in Pittsburgh the last two months, the Pirates are anxious to come north. 313 more words
Ironically, relievers figure more prominently in your success in roto as compared to head-to-head even though you could theoretically field a legal lineup without one. That’s not a strategy I would recommend even if I abhor reaching for a reliever least of all positions. 338 more words
BRADENTON (KDKA) — Some pitchers around the majors will have a different look on the mound this season, at least during Spring Training.
That list includes three Pirates – Mark Melancon, Juan Nicasio and Jared Hughes. 262 more words
Jared Hughes is using his head.
Mark Melancon might, too.
Major League Baseball should put its head together with their minor league system and get this thing right — take the decision out of players’ hands. 673 more words