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Hot Dog Explorer Says PNC Park Has One Of MLB’s Top Dogs

Tom Lohr is a writer and blogger who loves hot dogs so much, he has traveled the country, stopping at all 30 Major League Baseball parks to find out who has the best one.

Lohr went to 35 Minor League parks last year, eating and rating which stadiums have the best dogs.

Lohr joined the KDKA Morning News to talk about last year’s trip and why he was at PNC Park again on Wednesday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/25/2015

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Dunlap: Pete Rose Won’t Get Into The Hall … Who Cares?

Pete Rose is done. He will never — if this latest allegation and the smoking gun of an old betting chit are true — get into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. To that, I say this: So what? Who cares? What’s it matter?

93-7 The Fan–06/23/2015

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Your Baseball-Centric Travel Guide To Cooperstown

Travel guide to Cooperstown, New York, home of the world famous National Baseball Hall of Fame.

06/17/2015

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Dunlap: The National League Better Watch Out For Cutch

Watch out National League. Cutch looks like he’s back.

93-7 The Fan–05/29/2015

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Dunlap: What One Fan Would Get In An Otherwise Empty PNC Park?

On Wednesday afternoon, the most rare occurrence — as in it has never happened before — was taking place in Major League Baseball. The Baltimore Orioles were hosting the Chicago White Sox in an empty stadium at Camden Yards because of the unrest in the city.

93-7 The Fan–04/29/2015

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Report: Forbes Reveals Value Of Pirates Franchise

Forbes is out with its annual Major League Baseball franchise values, and the Pirates appear to be in the middle of the pack.

93-7 The Fan–03/25/2015

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Pirates, Penguins To Begin Using Metal Detectors At Entrances

Pittsburgh sports fans – get ready for another tightening of security going into games.

02/25/2015

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Legendary Baseball Player Josh Gibson To Be Honored With New Park

At the Sheraton Inn at Station Square, plans were announced Wednesday for a Josh Gibson Heritage Park, just across the street.

02/11/2015

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Musicians + Sports: Jason Aldean’s Baseball Dreams Hit U.S. Stadiums

For country music superstar Jason Aldean, it all comes down to the strategy of baseball and the pageantry of college football.

12/09/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Pirates Lose Out On Arms Race

On Deadline Day, the Pirates stood pat.

93-7 The Fan–07/31/2014

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PETA’s Top 5 Vegetarian-Friendly MLB Ballparks

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals recently ranked the top vegetarian-friendly ballparks in Major League Baseball.

07/15/2014

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Top 5 Walk Up Songs The Pirates Should Be Using

With the Pirates above .500 heading into the all-star break, we thought it would be fun if we picked some new walk up songs for them.

07/10/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Ishikawa Thinks Replay Will Help People Get Along

Leave it to Pirates first baseman Travis Ishikawa to find a different viewpoint to the newly-implemented replay system in Major League Baseball.

93-7 The Fan–04/02/2014

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Report: Pirates Shopping Outfielder Jose Tabata

The Pirates top prospect Gregory Polanco really impressed the team with his performance in spring training this year, to the point that they’re now reportedly shopping Jose Tabata.

93-7 The Fan–03/18/2014

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Musicians + Sports: American Authors on Baseball, the Red Sox and Kanye West’s Aquatic Calling

The breakout band riding high on the success of “Best Day of My Life” have few ideas of musicians who’d make great athletes, including Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley.

03/07/2014

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