— After upsetting #3 seed and darkhorse championship pick Michigan State, maybe Syracuse beating TCU said more about the Orange than it did about Jamie Dixon? — Less than two weeks to go before the opening of the 2018 baseball season. Here are some random ST stats…… — Clayton Kershaw this spring: 0.00 ERA, 14.2 IP,… Continue reading Some Monday Morsels
A good piece from the well respected Thomas Boswell on what the MLB free agent market will mean to Bryce Harper, the biggest name projected to hit the open market after this season. Tensions are running high between MLB and the MLBPA and while the current CBA has three more years on it, talk of… Continue reading Did Bryce Harper Miss The Gravy Train?
Pirates notebook: Regulars warming up as team homers 5 times in win JERRY DIPAOLA | Friday, March 16, 2018, 7:35 p.m. BRADENTON, Fla. — When Josh Bell set up at first base Friday for a game against the Atlanta Braves, second baseman Josh Harrison called over to him. “Look around, dude,” Harrison said. “This is a good lineup.” With… Continue reading Pirates Find Their Power And The NHL To Expand The Playoffs?!?
Pirates’ roster battles so far By WTM Bucs Dugout Mar 15, 2018, 5:41pm EDT Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports It’s roughly halfway through spring training and the Pirates have a lot of players fighting for very few openings. It looks like Joe Musgrove is on track to open the season in the rotation, so that’s set. That leaves… Continue reading Updates On Bucs Open Roster Spots And Georgia Gets The Crean Of The Crop
NCAA Tournament 2018 Preview: East Regional loaded with superstar-level talent A talent-rich region has six teams that rationally should expect to make it out of this bracket by Matt Norlander The East is frequently the toughest region the NCAA Tournament because it’s the most populated part of the country with reliably great programs. This year? It’s… Continue reading Let The Madness Begin
SETH GREENBERG ON THE PITT BASKETBALL COACHING SEARCH By Mike Vukovcan, PGH Sports Now Seth Greenberg is someone that knows college basketball and the ACC conference. Greenberg was a college head coach for 22 years with stops at Long Beach State (1990-1996), South Florida (1996-2003) and Virginia Tech (2003-2012). Prior to being a head coach, he… Continue reading Greenberg: Pitt Should “Go After Sean Miller”
Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen starts to take shape with latest round of cuts Jason Rollison March 12, 2018 The Pittsburgh Pirates’ 2018 bullpen picture got a little clearer today with the announcement of the club’s latest round of spring cuts. The Pittsburgh Pirates announced their latest round of Spring Training cuts/reassignments/options today. While most were expected, one… Continue reading Pirates Pen Update, Malkin En Fuego and The Steelers Cap