The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 24 Jun 2016 21:32:30 EDTFri, 24 Jun 2016 21:32:30 EDT 2016 Contest is Here season starts in a week, and that means it's time for the annual Guess How Many Games The Pirates Will Win Contest. <P> It couldn't be easier, and -- unlike Powerball -- it's fre.Sun, 27 Mar 2016 03:12:37 EDTClick on Joe Joe Shuta shut down his long-running "Leading Off" radio show late last year, you had the feeling that wasn't really the end.Wed, 9 Mar 2016 06:52:02 EDTSmizik retires -- again Smizik recently announced he is ending his blog at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website. <P> Smizik started blogging in 2009, shortly after his retirement from the print version of the paper.Sat, 17 Oct 2015 21:42:11 EDTLive! NL Wild Card Game, Oct. 7, 2015!-NL-Wild-Card-Game,-Oct.-7,-2015.html12:30 a.m. -- That's it for tonight from me. Thanks for being along. See you in the pages of the Mirror.<P> ---<P> 11:25 p.m.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 15:42:09 EDTIsn't it Rich? (sure is)'t-it-Rich?-(sure-is).htmlRich Cushion believed in the 2015 Pittsburgh Pirates in a big way. <P> Bigger than anyone else who entered the annual Guess How Many Games The Pirates Will Win contes.Mon, 5 Oct 2015 00:31:32 EDT