The saying is “clothes make the man,” but in Pittsburgh with sports and the playoffs, clothes make the fan.
Playoff baseball returns to the ‘Burgh tonight for the first time since 1992.
The Pittsburgh Pirates and their fans have been waiting for the return of postseason baseball for a long time. Tonight, the wait comes to an end.
With the Pirates saying that the tomorrow night’s wild card game at PNC Park is sold out, Pittsburgh Police say fans still looking for tickets on the secondary market should be wary of scalpers selling bogus tickets outside the ballpark.
Pirate fans did something today they haven’t done for years: held a Pirate playoff pep rally in Market Square.
Major League Baseball has made it official.
Fans just can’t get enough of the Pirates these days. The first baseball post-season in Pittsburgh in more than 20 years is really something to celebrate.
It’s safe to say, few people are as happy as Tom Murphy is to the Pirates finally thrive – to see winning baseball – in front of sellout crowds at PNC Park.
The Pittsburgh Pirates winning season means the price of tickets are going up slightly.
From the jaws of even more heartache, the Pirates pulled out a gem at Wrigley Field’s historic home plate. Then, a short time later, the celebration was on as the Washington Nationals lost and the Pirates were assured post-season action.
Both the Steelers and Pirates played home games Sunday, which brought thousands of people to the North Shore.
It’s a wild weekend on the North Shore.
Thousands of sports fans will pack the North Shore Sunday for the Pirates final home game of the regular season and Steelers game against the Chicago Bears.
Sunday will be a Pittsburgh sports-a-holic kind of day.
The Pirates snapped their three-game losing streak Thursday with a win against the Padres. But have those losses caused fans to get a little more nervous about this year’s winning team?