Pirate fans are used to seeing Jeff Verszyla on the big screen at PNC Park.
It’s been a rough day for Pirates fans, both here and in St. Louis, but many remain optimistic despite the Game 1 rout at the hands of the Cardinals.
It feels good to be a Pirate fan these days. After a dramatic 8-7 win over the Houston Astros, the Pirates are tied for first place and eight games over .500 for the first time since 1992.
The line to buy tickets at midday Monday was a long one for a team now a half-game out of first place and preparing to play two more games against National League Central rival Cincinnati and a three-game series versus St. Louis.