The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 5 Aug 2015 04:29:17 EDTWed, 5 Aug 2015 04:29:17 EDT hurt, but season a big success had the makings of a very special season for the Curve, until the Pirates moved a bunch of the team's best players up to Triple-A. It stinks from a local, micro viewpoint, because at their best, the Curve looked like a championship team.Mon, 3 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTFranklin on right path to succeed - Make a checklist of everything you'd want in a college football coach for the modern era, and consider how Penn State's James Franklin stacks up. Elite recruiter? That's easy. It's Franklin's specialty. Check.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTAverage will be good for line - Penn State's offensive line should be absolutely, positively at least slightly above average this season. That should come as wonderful news to Nittany Lion fans.Sat, 1 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTGiger: Mercer's injury another blow to Bucs' infield looked like a dirty play to me, and now the Pirates have a world of infield problems that aren't going away any time soon. Brewers baserunner Carlos Gomez had no chance to reach second base. He started his slide more than 15 feet from the bag.Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTBell impressive, but still has work to do's a difference between looking at stats and thinking a minor leaguer is ready to be promoted, versus actually watching the guy play and seeing he still has some key things to work on.Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT