By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media
Morning, Lunatics …
>> The Thursday column urges the Pirates to think big regarding starting pitching. And in there you’ll see a handful of names tossed out, solely because they set examples of the kind of possible trade acquisitions that fit the criteria described.
If you’ve got any others, would welcome hearing them in the comments below.
One bunt single was all the Padres needed to keep the Pirates from sweeping. Rob Biertempfel reports from San Diego.
Should the Pirates draft for need tonight? Travis Sawchik asks.
Here’s Padres news from the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Here’s Brewers news from the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.
Here are official game highlights on MLB.com.
>> The Penguins still don’t have a GM. Rob Rossi reports.
>> Antonio Brown is awesome. Alan Robinson reports from Day 5 of the Steelers’ OTAs.
Mike Tomlin rips into a rookie. Mark Kaboly is on that.
>> I’ll check in with TribLIVE Radio at 11:30 a.m., after which I’ll work on the Friday column. Honestly, don’t really have a topic for that just yet.
>> Thank you, as always, for reading.