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Pirates acquire Davis from Mets

Dejan Kovacevic's Blog - Published on April 18, 2014 by Dejan Kovacevic

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media The Pirates have acquired first baseman Ike Davis from the New York Mets in exchange for minor-league right-hander Zack Thornton and a player to be named. Here's Davis' ...more

Commission the Ray Searage statue ... and the game's pace problem

Bucco Blog - Published on April 18, 2014 by Travis Sawchik

SOUTH HILLS - One of the most interesting developments this April, for me, is this number: 1.7. That's Edinson Volquez's walk rate. It's too early to know if Volquez has truly ...more

Pitt's Savage earns invitation to NFL Draft

Pitt Locker Room - Published on April 18, 2014 by Jerry DiPaola

Nine months ago, when Tom Savage had yet to earn coach Paul Chryst's public blessing as Pitt's starting quarterback, few people would have imagined this: Savage has received the NFL's invitation to attend the ...more

Rossi: Does Bylsma change anything for Game 2?

Chipped Ice - Published on April 18, 2014 by Rob Rossi

A happy Good Friday to the dear readers, one upon which the Penguins will return to practice in advance of Game 2 against Columbus. With two days between the opening ...more

Robinson: Will Roby be Steelers' pick? Donald now in the Top 10?

The Steel Mill - Published on April 17, 2014 by Alan Robinson

As the Steelers continue their face-to-face visits with nearly all of the top cornerback prospects in the upcoming NFL Draft, one of them is making a surge up the draft ...more

Franklin earns win-win in his first Penn State spring game

Penn State Sports - Published on April 13, 2014 by Chris Adamski

  When I sat down with James Franklin four days before spring practice began in early March, he told me he was “not out to win spring ball.”   At his first spring ...more

All-state basketball teams announced

H.S. Sports Insiders - Published on April 4, 2014 by Bill Hartlep

The WPIAL was well represented Friday on the boys and girls all-state basketball teams, selected by a panel of Pennsylvania sportswriters. Lincoln Park’s Maverick Rowan (Class A) and Hampton’s Ryan Luther ...more


Principal advises kids: 'Do NOT tell on bullies'

This Just In - Published on April 18, 2014 by M.S. Scully

When bullying in schools is such a hot topic, it's easy to understand why a principal would tell 5th-graders what the "9 rules" are in the classroom or on the ...more

New White House weapon: "stray voltage"

This Just In - Published on April 18, 2014 by M.S. Scully

David Plouffe, who was instrumental in getting Barack Obama elected to two terms as president and later served as a presidential adviser, devised a way to draw attention to issues ...more

Sea lion pup stranded 100 miles inland

This Just In - Published on April 17, 2014 by M.S. Scully

A hundred miles is quite a hop. Well, 101 1/2 miles to be exact — and that's as the crow flies (or the car drives) not as the sea lion swims. ...more

10 top postseason scorers in Penguins history

Trib List - Published on April 16, 2014 by Mike Palm

With the playoffs set to start tonight, Sidney Crosby could be climbing the ranks on the Penguins' all-time list of postseason scoring. Here are the top 10 in team history: 1. ...more

19 of the biggest concerts at Consol Energy Center

Trib List - Published on April 9, 2014 by Mike Palm

With word of Paul McCartney's third stop at Consol Energy Center in July, it seemed like an appropriate time to take a look back at some of the top acts ...more

7 most memorable PNC Park moments

Trib List - Published on March 31, 2014 by Dan Stefano

We all remember the promise. The line that came across as a twisted take on "Field of Dreams": If the taxpayers finance it, the wins will come. Or something like that. Either way, ...more

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