The best team in baseball, your Pittsburgh Pirates, play the Brewers one more time at PNC Park this afternoon. Charlie Morton is on the hill for the Pirates, Kyle Lohse is pitching for the Brewers. I see no reason to stop at eight. First pitch is at 1:35.
Was a Phillies fan my whole adult life but got tired of watching the lions eating the Christians. Baseball is the only major American sport without a hard salary cap and it is hurting the competitiveness of the league. Extra wild cards have been added to give the Houston's and Kansas city's of the baseball world the faintest of hopes that they might reach the postseason.
So I adopted a small market team to root for. I chose the Bucs. Twenty years of sub .500 futility made