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Morning Java: Don’t believe it? Not yet?

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Morning, Lunatics …

>> The Monday column from PNC Park puts the word it in italics a whole bunch of times.

And after you read it to see what it is all about, here’s some of what Pedro Alvarez, Russell Martin and Marlon Byrd had to say afterward …

The game story, by beat man Rob Biertempfel.

Alvarez is lighting it up in the spotlight, by Travis Sawchik.

Jason Grilli is looking like himself again, by Karen Price.

The Cardinals won’t blame their pen, by Kevin Gorman.

Charlie Morton plans to have a sinking feeling today, by Bob Cohn.

The trouble with changeups in Game 4, by Sawchik.

Kevin McClatchy is welcomed back, by Biertempfel.

Photo gallery by Chris Horner and staff, including this beauty by Philip G. Pavely of the rotunda …


Here’s our full Pirates coverage.

Here’s Cardinals news from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Here are official game highlights from

>> The Penguins’ new system is explored by Josh Yohe.

Here’s our full Penguins coverage.

Here are official game highlights from

>> Troy Polamalu seeks the reset button, by Mark Kaboly.

Here’s our full Steelers coverage.

Here are official game highlights from

>> Penn State licks its wounds, by Chris Adamski.

>> We had mega-fun on last night’s Subway Final Word on WPXI-TV.

>> I’ll appear on the WDVE Morning Show at 8:45 a.m., then check in with TribLIVE Radio at 11:30 a.m., then make it back here for Game 4.

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Author: Dejan Kovacevic

Dejan Kovacevic, a lifelong Pittsburgher, is an award-winning sports columnist for Trib Total Media covering the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, Pitt and, recently, his fourth Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He also appears on WPXI-TV's 'Subway Final Word’ and hosts a weekly show on TribLIVE Radio. For 2011, he was named one of the country's top four columnists by the AP Sports Editors. For 2012, he was named one of the country's top three columnists by the National Headliners. For 2013, he was named the state's top columnist by the Keystone Press Awards and top columnist in Western Pennsylvania by the Golden Quills.

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