TribLIVE
Blogs | Sports | News
Dejan Kovacevic's Blog

Pittsburgh sports talk with the Trib columnist

« Font size »
Decrease | Reset |Increase

April 6, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


40 comments so far - add yours!

Sunday column: The one who didn’t get extended

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Morning, Lunatics …

>> The Sunday column on the Pirates’ extensions for Neal Huntington and Clint Hurdle looks instead at Frank Coonelly, the man who made the offers.

News coverage of the extensions, by beat man Rob Biertempfel.

Bob Nutting cites stability, by Travis Sawchik.

Videos of all concerned …

Francisco Liriano’s slow start buried the Pirates last night vs. St. Louis, by Biertempfel.

Here’s TribLIVE’s Pirates page and our Bucco Blog.

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

Here are official game highlights on MLB.com.

>> I’ll join Alan Robinson, Chris Adamski and host Alby Oxenreiter on WPXI-TV Subway Final Word tonight at 11:35 p.m., a live edition to account for the Penguins playing in Denver.

>> Thank you, as always, for reading.

April 5, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


89 comments so far - add yours!

On location: Cardinals 6, Pirates 1

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to first pitch …

Game: Pirates (3-1) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (2-2)

Time: 7:05 p.m.

Site: PNC Park

TV, Radio: MLB Network (national), 93.7 The Fan

Here’s the official live box score.

Here’s TribLIVE’s Pirates page. And here’s our Bucco Blog with all the pitching matchups, lineups, etc. Rob Biertempfel, Travis Sawchik and I are on the scene for the Trib.

UPDATE 4:16 p.m.: The Pirates have extended the contracts of Neal Huntington and Clint Hurdle. Here are some videos I just shot of those two and Frank Coonelly, who made the announcement …

April 4, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


163 comments so far - add yours!

‘Final Word’ on Pirates, Pens

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

subway-tfw

The joint venture between WPXI-TV and Trib Total Media continues Sunday night at 11:35 p.m. — right after the Channel 11 News — with a live edition of The Subway Final Word.

>> Who’s on the panel: I’ll join Alan Robinson and Chris Adamski of the Trib. Our host will be WPXI-TV’s Alby Oxenreiter.

>> What we’re talking about: The Pirates and Cardinals have a big opening weekend right off the bat. The Penguins are trying to finish strong. The Steelers keep adding.

>> How to participate: Each week, we also take comments that viewers submit The Final Word’s Facebook page and Twitter account

>> Where to watch: In addition to the broadcast on WPXI-TV (811 on Comcast), we have WPXI’s live online stream for Pittsburgh’s many out-of-town sports fans, as well as video podcasts available on both outlets’ Web sites.

Here’s last week’s full episode.

Really hope to have you along, not only watching but also joining in!

April 4, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


345 comments so far - add yours!

Pirates 12, Cardinals 2

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to first pitch …

Game: Pirates (2-1) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (2-1)

Time: 7:05 p.m.

Site: PNC Park

TV, Radio: Root Sports, MLB Network (national), 93.7 The Fan

Here’s the official live box score.

Here’s TribLIVE’s Pirates page. And here’s our Bucco Blog with all the pitching matchups, lineups, etc. Rob Biertempfel, Travis Sawchik and I are on the scene for the Trib.

April 3, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


395 comments so far - add yours!

Penguins 4, Jets 2

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to faceoff …

Game: Penguins (48-23-5) vs. Winnipeg Jets (34-33-10)

Time: 8:08 p.m.

Site: MTS Centre

TV, radio: Root Sports, TSN Jets (Manitoba/Saskatchewan), 105.9 the X

Here’s the official live summary.

Here are TribLIVE’s Penguins page and our Chipped Ice blog.

Josh Yohe is covering for the Trib.

April 3, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


667 comments so far - add yours!

Cubs 3, Pirates 2

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to first pitch …

Game: Pirates (2-0) vs. Chicago Cubs (0-2)

Time: 12:35 p.m.

Site: PNC Park

TV, Radio: Root Sports, MLB Network (national), 93.7 The Fan

Here’s the official live box score.

Here’s TribLIVE’s Pirates page. And here’s our Bucco Blog with all the pitching matchups, lineups, etc. Rob Biertempfel, Travis Sawchik and Joe Starkey are on the scene for the Trib.

April 2, 2014
by Dejan Kovacevic


489 comments so far - add yours!

Pirates 4, Cubs 3, 16 innings

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to first pitch …

Game: Pirates (1-0) vs. Chicago Cubs (0-1)

Time: 7:05 p.m.

Site: PNC Park

TV, Radio: Root Sports, 93.7 The Fan

Here’s the official live box score.

Here’s TribLIVE’s Pirates page. And here’s our Bucco Blog with all the pitching matchups, lineups, etc. Rob Biertempfel, Travis Sawchik and Joe Starkey are on the scene for the Trib.

Other Blogs
Sports: Dejan Kovacevic | Steel Mill | Chipped Ice | Bucco Blog | Sitting Ringside | Pitt Locker Room | Penn State Sports | H.S. Sports Insiders
News: This Just In | Trib List
» Top TribLIVE.com Sports
» Top TribLIVE.com News
» Top TribLIVE.com Breaking News