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Cubs find out about karma

April 10, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Tough opening week for the Chicago Cubs, who lost young slugger Kyle Schwarber for the season. Schwarber thoroughly wrecked his left knee in a collision with a teammat. more »»

Bucs hit homer with Polanco extension

April 6, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Everyone is looking for a good investment, and the Pirates made one on Tuesday. They locked up Gregory Polanco for at least five years, and perhaps as many as seven. more »»

Opening day more like a winter day

April 3, 2016 Ode to opening day, specifically when the game is played with a wind-chill factor in the 20s. more »»

Stallings hiring the best AD could find

March 30, 2016 PITTSBURGH — It looks as though the hiring of Kevin Stallings was more of an air ball than slam dunk for Pitt fans. more »»

Wondering why NBA hasn't tried Pittsburgh

March 27, 2016 PITTSBURGH — A couple of precocious kids, ages 10 and 11, got 15 minutes of publicity for their campaign to bring the NBA to town. more »»

It was time for Dixon to move on

March 23, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Jamie Dixon led his Pitt teams to the NCAA Tournament so regularly that fans yawned. more »»

Locker rooms not for kids

March 20, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Adam LaRoche has been playing Major League Baseball since 2004, but he didn’t become famous until last week. more »»

Bryant deserves no more chances

March 16, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Martavis Bryant won’t play for the Steelers this season. It’s doubtful he will ever play for them agai. more »»

$3 million is a bargain ... honest

March 13, 2016 PITTSBURGH — With one free agent signing, the Pirates appear to have acquired some Jung Ho Kang insurance, beefed up the first base platoon that will replace Pedro Alvarez and added a bat that can... more »»

Mehno: Time right for Manning to retire

March 9, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Peyton Manning was right: It’s time. Anyone who saw him struggle through the last season with the Denver Broncos (including the Super Bowl) could see that. more »»

Mehno: Time to say goodbye to silly pie in face prank

March 7, 2016 PITTSBURGH — The Baltimore Orioles have banned the postgame pie in the face. Somewhere, Moe, Larry and Curly weep. (OK, Shemp, too, for you purists). more »»

No reason for Cole to be upset

March 2, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Easy there, Gerrit Cole. Your big paydays are coming, and soon enough. There was a brief tempest the other day because of a mistake by the Pirates and a bigger one by Cole. more »»

MLB still has unsettling ‘neighborhood’

February 28, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Major League Baseball sent a mixed message to its middle infielders last week. more »»

Pens will be heating up trade talks

February 24, 2016 PITTSBURGH — The NHL trading deadline arrives on Monday, which means that Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is keeping his phone fully charged. more »»

Miller set high standard for Steelers

February 21, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Heath Miller represented everything the Steelers think they stand for. more »»

Mehno: Niese is nice addition for Pirates

February 17, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Spring training opens for Pirates pitchers and catchers today, a nice thought when there’s ankle-deep slush on the ground here. more »»

Steelers not likely to spend big

February 17, 2016 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers have money to spend heading into free agency and there are roster needs aplenty with nearly two dozen players set to hit the open market. more »»

Joe Gibbs Racing looks to end Daytona drought

February 17, 2016 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs has made it perfectly clear to his drivers: Even if they win every exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway, it’s the Daytona 500 that matters mos. more »»

Burfict wastes time with his appeal

February 14, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Roger Goodell makes about $40 million a year to run the NFL, so it’s not like anyone is going to feel sorry for him. more »»

Mehno: Super Sunday turns out to be a dud

February 10, 2016 PITTSBURGH — First things first. When you miss as badly as I did on a prediction, you own it. more »»

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