By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media
NEW YORK — Morning, Lunatics …
>> The Tuesday column from All-Star week counts up four more Pirates than what had been standard fare for so many years of Carlos Garcia, Ed Sprague, Evan Meek and the like.
Videos from the five representatives’ media sessions went up on the previous post, but here’s a new one of my asking the Reds’ Brandon Phillips about the Pirates …
Actually thought about splitting some of this stuff out into a separate column later this week, but seemed to work better together.
>> Not exactly a blast for Pedro Alvarez in the Derby. This is my news coverage.
Oh, and if you missed his 461-foot bullet, here’s a clip from MLB.com.
>> Fun update piece on Vern Law, by Batavia TV reporter Sloane Martin, longtime friend to the blog
>> Maurkice Pouncey issued one of those corporate apologies. That ought to settle it, right? Mark Kaboly follows up on the Steelers’ latest mess.
>> The Penguins’ development camp opens today at Consol. Josh Yohe is a total rink rat, and it wouldn’t surprise me if he’s been sitting there for a week already. The annual scrimmage is Saturday at 3 p.m. and open to the public.
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