The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 27 Aug 2016 02:17:45 EDTSat, 27 Aug 2016 02:17:45 EDT Roberto would have been Roberto Clemente's 82nd birthday.<p> The circumstances of his death have made him an almost mystical figure, especially for those who weren't around when he played. Any sense of proportion has been lost over the years.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 07:12:25 EDTRemembering Chilly Billy Cardille died yesterday. Even though he was 87, that's still a little hard to believe.<p> Word was that his cancer diagnosis was grave, but he'd overcome so much befor.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 06:56:23 EDTThe 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 EDT