The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 27 Aug 2014 22:45:58 EDTWed, 27 Aug 2014 22:45:58 EDT gets big hit in 8th inning - Ike Davis didn't complain when the Pittsburgh Pirates told him they were going to eat into his playing time by experimenting with Pedro Alvarez at first base. Call it the byproduct of spending four-plus seasons with the New York Mets.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTPedro moves, starts to hit - Has a change of defensive positions improved Pedro Alvarez's offense? Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle acknowledged that as a possibility before Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSteelers ready to give youth its chance - Ben Roethlisberger isn't quite sure when or how it happened. All the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback knows is he looked up in a meeting one day recently and realized he was the oldest player in the room.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTPens' Adams meets fans as Squirrels clinch Penguins begin training camp next month with a new head coach in Mike Johnston, and forward Craig Adams said it was hard to see Dan Bylsma forced out after last season.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTCardinals rally past Hughes - Jared Hughes was a strike away from putting the St. Louis Cardinals in serious trouble. That's when his problems began.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT