Colin grew up in Sharpsburg and Aspinwall and attended Fox Chapel Area High High School. He graduated from West Virginia University and then came back home to write for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. While there, he covered the Pirates, area college football and basketball, and the prep sports scene. Colin joined The Fan when it launched in February 2010 as a weekend show host. He also serves as a featured sports columnist for CBSPittsburgh.com.
A Major League Baseball player took less money to play in Pittsburgh. Stop. Think about that for a moment.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about Andrew McCutchen pointing out the areas the team needs to shore up this season and answers your questions submitted to the mailbag.
There have been times the Pirates have stumbled on their own feet.
Players play. And these players didn’t play well enough.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about the Pirates’ qualifying offers to Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano and which teams will be suitors for Martin’s services.
When he goes next time, there’s more than likely no coming back from retirement. When he’s gone next time — gone means gone. So cherish this.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about Tony Sanchez electing to play winter ball, the increase in Pirates ticket prices and the state of the Pirates bullpen.
Paul Chryst must find a way to start winning some football games.
This was a statement. Clear, loud and definitive.
There’s a big, vast gray area between Jim Rutherford and Mike Milbury when it comes to their opinions of Marc-Andre Fleury.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about the loss of Jeff Banister and answers your questions from the mail bag.
Everyone has a Jeff Banister story. How can you not?
Pitt is Pitt — or are we supposed to call them ‘Pittsburgh’ — because they haven’t been able to find good enough players in recent years. And, more to the point, a good enough quarterback.
In the first edition of the “Pirates Hot Stove Report,” Colin Dunlap takes a look at some of the more pressing offseason issues the team will have to address.
There’s rock bottom.