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Expectations very high for Pirates

March 22, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates will feature something new this season: Expectations. more »»

Rose’s appeal not valid

March 18, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Pete Rose has slithered back into the headlines, petitioning new MLB commissioner Rob Manfred to lift his lifetime ban. A lot of people would like to see that. more »»

Mehno: Steelers make good move with Williams

March 15, 2015 PITTSBURGH — So, let’s discuss the big Pittsburgh Steelers’ signing. No, not Ben Roethlisberger. That was inevitable, given that both sides were anxious to make a deal. more »»

Boeheim doesn’t do the right thing

March 12, 2015 PITTSBURGH — How about some midweek commentary on the headlines in the sports world. n As NCAA sanctions slam the Syracuse basketball program, coach Jim Boeheim says he’s staying. more »»

Change not always made for right reasons

March 8, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Steve Blass has often complained on Pittsburgh Pirates broadcasts that any rules and policy changes in baseball are at the expense of pitchers. He is correct. more »»

Kang off to good start for Pirates

March 4, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Midweek views on the news: n Pedro Alvarez and Jung Ho Kang hit home runs in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ exhibition opener. more »»

Mehno: Be thankful February is finally over

March 1, 2015 PITTSBURGH — No matter what the weather is like, Sunday was a glorious day. The 90 days of February were finally over. We get to tear that terrible page off the calendar and move to March. more »»

Harrison not good match for ’15 Steelers

February 25, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Midweek views on the news: James Harrison starts training for the 2015 NFL season. His emergency duty with the Pittsburgh Steelers convinced Harrison he can still play in the NFL. more »»

Pens have time to turn things around

February 21, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates are in spring training. The Pittsburgh Steelers are in their offseason planning phase. The Pittsburgh Penguins? They’re in crisis. more »»

Curious to watch Pirates at camp

February 18, 2015 PITTSBURGH — They’re breaking out the baseballs and catchers mitts in Florida while we’re still using snow shovels and ice scrapers her. more »»

Pirates' GM has earned his stripes

February 15, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The Dapper Dan club honored Neal Huntington, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates general manager a rare and probably uncomfortable moment in the spotlight. more »»

Some owners see the writing on the wall

February 11, 2015 PITTSBURGH — A very long time ago, I was a 13-year-old know-it-all. (It’s always good to choose a career path early). When I did my homework, I would have KDKA on the radio. It was the No. more »»

Excitement hard to find in February

February 8, 2015 PITTSBURGH — So now what do we do? Football season ended last Sunday night, with the presentation of the Lombardi trophy, the firing of the confetti cannons and the first ads for the overpriced... more »»

Seattle’s call to pass not bad, but play was

February 4, 2015 PITTSBURGH — It can’t be easy to be Pete Carroll these days. He’s gone from being at the top of his profession to being a punch line. more »»

Lynch silent ... who cares?

February 1, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Super Bowl week ends tonight with the actual game and, darn it, we don’t know Marshawn Lynch any better than we did a week ago. more »»

Scherzer deal not good for Pirates

January 28, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Max Scherzer had a chance to sign a contract a year ago that would have guaranteed him $144 million. He passed on the chance. more »»

Pats scandal worthy of a CSI episode

January 25, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Nothing is easy in the NFL this year. If it were possible for Roger Goodell to actually earn his $44 million, it would be true this year. more »»

Bucs' Walker could be out the door

January 21, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington doesn’t often tip his hand, so it’s significant when he adamantly says Korean import Jung-Ho Kang isn’t going to the minor leagues. more »»

Mehno: Steelers wrong to stay mum on moves

January 18, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Late-breaking NFL medical update: There’s apparently an outbreak of laryngitis at Pittsburgh Steelers headquarter. more »»

The cutting of the ties begins in Pittsburgh

January 14, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The other shoe dropped on Tuesday when the Pittsburgh Steelers named Keith Butler their defensive coordinator. more »»

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