John Smoltz joins “The Fan Morning Show” to look back and the season and ahead to the offseason
Pitt football’s head coach joins “The Fan Morning Show” for his weekly spot
Looking back at it, the 2-year, $17 million contract the Pirates signed Catcher Russell Martin to back in 2013 was an absolute steal. You can expect that this offseason, it will take much more than than to retain one of the most important pieces of this team.
As confirmed by 93.7 The FAN Host Colin Dunlap, Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle will be undergoing surgery for his injured hip that he has dealt with throughout the season.
The Pirates have announced their roster for the wild card playoff game against the San Francisco Giants and there are a few surprises.
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The Pirates opening day first baseman will be the Giants starting leftfielder in Wednesday’s wild card game at PNC Park. It’s been a strange six month trip for Travis Ishikawa.
Roethlisberger said the team needs to grow up a bit and stop playing sloppy football.
The only previous time Edinson Volquez started a postseason game was in the 2010 National League Division Series. Pitching for the Reds against the Phillies, he gave up four runs in one and two-thirds innings and took the loss.
Pirates catcher Russell Martin said he intends to be in the lineup for Wednesday’s National League wildcard game against the Giants at PNC Park. He missed the final two games of the regular season after he appeared to aggravate his injured hamstring on Friday.
Mike Tomlin said they are fortunate to be .500 at this point as the Steelers head coach said they are bringing in officials during practice this week to aid in cutting down penalties. Tomlin said it’s the pre-snap penalties that really bother him, but they can also improve in all areas.
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo joins The Fan Morning Show
Steelers G Ramon Foster checks in for his regular weekly spot
Pitt head coach Paul Chryst said they are dealing with adversity and he could have some players dealing with shaken confidence right now. Adding it’s not unusual when your team is struggling and that tough times will make them grow. The Panthers have lost 2 straight and play at Virginia Saturday night.
Since the beginning of the Ray Rice saga, there has been a public outcry for the NFL owners to fire Roger Goodell. Despite little evidence that the owners would take such action, ProFootballtalk.com has a report that at least one owner could see Goodell keeping his job in the short-term, but losing it in the long run.