Another plea to Cooperstown for The Cobra

May 26, 2024 Column Tim's Two Cents Pittsburgh Sports

I haven’t done this for quite some time.

Watching the pregame ceremony on Saturday in Pittsburgh honoring the 45th anniversary of the Pirates last World Series championship team stirred some emotions.

It is hard to see your heroes…

Baseball at the quarter pole

May 12, 2024 Baseball Column Tim's Two Cents Pittsburgh Sports

Major League Baseball is one fourth of the way home. It is the longest regular season in all of sports, so a lot will still play out over the summer months before the playoffs. Since baseball expanded the playoffs, the 162 game regular season doesn’t…

The more things change, the more the Pirates stay the same

May 6, 2024 Baseball Column Tim's Two Cents Pittsburgh Sports

The Pittsburgh Pirates stink.

Oh sure, they claimed two hard fought victories over the weekend from the powerhouse 7-win Rockies and one from the minor league Angels last night, but make no mistake, the Pirates stink.

Think about what…

Author Interview: Classic 'Burgh by David Finoli

April 11, 2019 Podcasts Pittsburgh Sports

Jed Donahue talks with David Finoli, author of the book Classic 'Burgh. This book reveals the fifty greatest moments in collegiate Pittsburgh sports history.