The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 1 Sep 2015 19:58:18 EDTTue, 1 Sep 2015 19:58:18 EDT Gunner years ago today, a couple of us were sitting in the dugout at Three Rivers Stadium during batting practice when a Pirates' PR guy walked up and said, "Prince died.Wed, 10 Jun 2015 05:32:04 EDT"A Can of Corn""A-Can-of-Corn".htmlGregory Polanco's unfortunate slip last Friday brought to mind another Pirates' outfield misplay at Wrigley Field a generation earlier.Tue, 19 May 2015 01:44:17 EDT2015 Contest is Open officially begins the 2015 Guess How Many Games The Pirates Will Win Contest.Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:15:43 EDTFarewell to a Dancing Machine was a time when the Gong Show was destination television for a lot of people. <P> In the late 1970s, the Gong Show ran on NBC in the afternoon. There was also a syndicated version for night time.Sun, 15 Mar 2015 03:44:10 EDTA Great NFL Weekend a bitterly cold post-holiday weekend, what could be better than plopping down in front of the TV and watching four NFL playoff games? This is the last great football weekend of the 2014 season.Sat, 10 Jan 2015 00:03:10 EDT