By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media
Morning, Lunatics …
>> The Thursday column looks at the Steelers and those lining up early to be leaders. So good to write some football.
As accompaniment to the column, I’ll add here quick clips of questions I had for Antonio Brown:
And Lawrence Timmons:
Mike Munchak is making a big impact on the big men already, by Alan Robinson.
LeGarrette Blount plays the disrespect card at OTAs, by Mark Kaboly.
>> Bartolo Colon and the Mets mow down the Pirates, by Travis Sawchik in New York.
Andrew McCutchen sounds annoyed with all the walks, by Sawchik.
Here’s Mets news from ESPN New York.
Here’s Dodgers news from the Los Angeles Times.
Here are official game highlights on MLB.com.
>> Brooks Orpik’s future in limbo. Josh Yohe reports.
Here are official game highlights on NHL.com.
>> The Riverhounds advanced in the U.S. Open Cup by beating Croatian side AWB Adria at Highmark Stadium, by Joe Sager.
This means they’ll play the Chicago Fire of MLS on June 18, but it also means they’re still winless in league action. Can’t change that until Sunday vs. Harrisburg. And to his credit, Collins John, the new captain pictured above, seems to grasp that in his postgame comments.
>> Thank you, as always, for reading.