Dunlap: Hard To Admit, We Hate The Cards Because They WinNo one cares about a loser. And many love to hate a winner.
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?
Dunlap: Pittsburgh Sports As Told By The Rolling StonesSo Mick and The Boys are going to invade the North Shore this weekend, blowing into town on their Zip Code Tour and --- even at their advanced age --- ready to rock Heinz Field.
Dunlap: Sometimes Maximum Effort Is Taking It Too FarPlease don’t take this as a column advocating “loafing” --- such a great Pittsburgh word, that “loafing” --- because that’s far from what these words are.
Dunlap: A.J. Burnett Winning City Over AgainA.J. Burnett lost Monday night. You can read it right there in the box score, in the game log, in the chronicle of that rain-fragmented game played against the Milwaukee Brewers. He has, however, won over these Pittsburgh Pirates for a second time.
Dunlap: Mario Can Do It His WayIf anyone in this town deserves to do it his way, it is Mario Lemieux.
Dunlap: Caitlyn Jenner Is Finally Happy - Good For HerCaitlyn Jenner is the former Bruce Jenner.
Dunlap: The National League Better Watch Out For CutchWatch out National League. Cutch looks like he’s back.
Dunlap: 5 Other PAT Proposals The NFL Should ConsiderYou have probably heard by now, but the NFL is trying to make their product more exciting by tinkering with the most innocuous play in sports this side of the intentional walk ---- yes, the extra point.
Dunlap: What If A.J. Can’t Walk Away?Forget an ending with this 2015 victory lap, how about a second encore in 2016?
Dunlap: Throlfing? What In The World Is Throlfing?Ever heard of Throlf? Me neither.
Dunlap: 5 Things I’d Like To See Changed In Pittsburgh SportsThe only true constant in life is change. Situations evolve; the world keeps spinning and progressing every day.
Dunlap: Antonio Brown Fighting Wrong BattleAB will get KO’d in all of this. He won’t win. He won’t come close to winning. No, Antonio Brown will get knocked out in this fight by a family of old-school, North Side Irish street brawlers.
Dunlap: Pens Series Will Come Down To StarsDon’t tell me about the down-the-liners.
Dunlap: Bell 3-Game Suspension DeservedNow we know. The National Football League has finally spoken. Well, at least according to multiple reports they have --- and the league acted sternly but fairly from this vantage.