• >Welcome Big Ten Network

    >Welcome Big Ten Network

    >As I was flipping through the channels last night, I noticed that Comcast has added the Big Ten Network. As of now, Penn State has two games on the BTN. The always tough games against Coastal Carolina and Temple. A third conference game will likely be added as well. Now I will need a better…

  • >The Future Looks Bleak

    >The Future Looks Bleak

    >With the 11th hour signing of Pedro Alvarez, many Pirates fans are stunned. Did the Bucs just actually pay someone? There is still a lot of work to do. Let’s take a look at the farm teams Indianapolis- 59-68, 19GB, last placeAltoona- 56-71, 18GB, 5th placeHickory- 16-38, 20GB, last placeLynchburg- 49-75, 22GB, last placeState College-…

  • >No Pirates TV Tonight

    >No Pirates TV Tonight

    >That’s a good thing I guess. The Pirates are bumped from FSN tonight for preseason football. Yes, the Steelers playing games that don’t count matter more than Pirates games that do. Now what do I watch before bed? How will I ever fall asleep without the help of my Buccos? I hope I have some…

  • >My New Favorite Song This Week

    >My new favorite song this week comes from Matt Pond PA. I have no idea what the PA means. I know this CD came out last year but it is new to me ( I love my Vcast song id). The song is called Sunlight off the CD Last Light. Wow, there is a video……

  • >Nice comeback…

    >Nice comeback…

    >The Pirates beat the Mets today in a makeup game from earlier in the season. The Bucs got 3 runs in the top of the 9th off Aaron Heilman to win the game 7-5. Ryan Doumit singled to tie the game and Steve Pearce hit a two run single to give the Bucs the lead.…

  • >So close…

    >So close…

    > Jeff Karstens pitched a 2 hit shutout today as the Pirates beat the D-Backs 2-0. Karstens lost his bid for a perfect game with two outs in the 8th when Chris Young doubled. No Pirate has ever pitched a perfect game in the regular season. Just a few weeks ago I watched this guy…

  • >3 days away!!!

    > This weekend i will FINALLY see one of my favorite bands live. All Points West takes place this weekend in Jersey City, NJ. I have been waiting years to see Kings Of Leon in person and soon I will. Not to mention Radiohead, The Virgins, The Black Angels, and many more. I will never…

  • >My new favorite song this week

    > My new favorite song this week comes to us from The Cool Kids. 88 of their debut CD The Bake Sale is just catchy as all hell. I’m not a big fan of rap (I mean hip hop, I’m showing my age) but this song has been stuck in my head for days now.…