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Bucs blasted by Giants

June 22, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Angel Pagan hit a grand slam during a seven-run fourth inning, Johnny Cueto shut down Pittsburgh into the seventh and the San Francisco Giants clobbered the Pirates 15-4 on Tuesday night. more »»

Kratz sees clearly on HR

June 22, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Erik Kratz can see clearly now. Kratz, who is catching for the Pirates on an emergency basis, made a good story even better with a post-game radio interview on Monday. more »»

McGuire’s big game sparks win

June 22, 2016 BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — The Pirates had two first-round draft picks in 2013, and while No. more »»

Mehno: Take a trip back in time, thanks to Cavs

June 22, 2016 PITTSBURGH — They’re probably still celebrating in Cleveland, and they should be. more »»

Hartsock: Cubs one piece away from greatness

June 22, 2016 Notes, observations and quick hitters as the Major League Baseball season nears its midway point: June is barely half over, but the National League’s Central Division race has been left in tatters b... more »»

Locker Room cruises to victory

June 22, 2016 Tyler Stiffler had three hits, including two doubles, and drove in three runs for Locker Room as it shut out Heidelberg, 11-0, in five innings Tuesday night in a Greater City League game played at... more »»

Volleyball at Olympics has 3 Lions

June 22, 2016 COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Three Penn State alums were recently named to the USA men’s volleyball team which is preparing for the Olympic games in Brazil this August. more »»

Bucs’ backup catcher homers off Giants’ star in win

June 21, 2016 By John Perrotto The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Jeff Locke didn’t think it made a difference who pitched. The Pittsburgh Pirates needed a win, and somebody was going to get it for them. more »»

Covering the bases

June 21, 2016 Covering the bases LEADING OFF: The Curve were off Monday and begin a six-game road trip tonight at Binghamton at 6:35 p.m. They’ll play three against the B-Mets and three at Bowie. more »»

Catching options becoming limited for Pirates

June 21, 2016 By John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH — Chris Stewart was unable to play again on Monday, which meant the Pirates were down to their fourth and fifth options at catcher. more »»

Sports needs infusion of Simon Cowell

June 21, 2016 Simon Cowell is known world-wide as the brutally-honest and ultra-critical judge from realty televisio. more »»

Claysburg’s rides offensive explosion to triumph

June 21, 2016 CLAYSBURG — Unbeaten Claysburg rode a 15-hit attack to its 11th victory in as many starts, a 13-0 mercy-rule win over Patton in Cambria County American Legion action Monday. more »»

Local golfers experience bad day in Bedford

June 21, 2016 BEDFORD — It was a tough day for local golfers at the 116th Western Pennsylvania Amateur Championship at the Old Course at Bedford Springs on Monday. more »»

Troutman, Engle rally to pick up victories in Bedford

June 21, 2016 BEDFORD — Defending late-model track champion D.J. Troutman and 305 racer Ralph Engle both rallied late to score wins at Bedford Speedway Friday night. more »»

Struggling Pirates swept out of Chicago

June 20, 2016 By Mike Cranston The Associated Press CHICAGO — Prized prospect Willson Contreras crushed the first pitch he saw in the major leagues for a two-run home run, Kyle Hendricks struck out a career-high... more »»

Cora puts Curve in right spot to succeed

June 20, 2016 By Cory Giger cgiger@altoonamirror. more »»

Fink, others to compete at amateur event

June 20, 2016 Altoona’s Artie Fink Jr. more »»

Area youth baseball

June 20, 2016 Altoona Area Majors American Division W-L Park Audio Plus 18-3 ARC Federal Credit Union 14-5 Masonic Lodges 9-13 Wolf Furniture 6-15 Marana Electric 4-16 State Farm Insurance 4-18 Ehredt... more »»

Hurley enjoys big day

June 20, 2016 EBENSBURG — Jake Hurley totaled seven hits as Lilly swept a Cambria County American Legion doubleheader, 8-6 and 10-4, at Ebensburg on Sunday. more »»

Losing to Cubs continues for Bucs

June 19, 2016 By Andrew Seligman The Associated Press CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant and David Ross each homered to back Jon Lester and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on... more »»

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