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  1. Flashback: The first New Orleans Pelicans

    Patrick Dorsey

    If the reports are true, the NBA's New Orleans Hornets soon will be the New Orleans Pelicans, fulfilling new owner Tom Benson's wish of giving the team a name more connected to the city. How connected is it? Other than the fact the animal is Louis...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  2. Yearbook, Oct. 13: Bill Mazeroski's blast

    Patrick Dorsey

    Oct. 13, 1960: Some called him "The Glove," but Bill Mazeroski did more than field the ball. You might have heard of one such occurrence: on this day 52 years ago, when the Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman took a 1-0 pitch from Ralph Terry, with the...

    Blog | October 13, 2012
  3. Yearbook, Sept. 30: Clemente's 3,000th hit

    Patrick Dorsey

    Sept. 30, 1972: On this day four decades ago, Roberto Clemente smacked a fourth-inning double off New York Mets pitcher Jon Matlack. It was the 3,000th hit of his Pittsburgh Pirates career, but sadly it carried more significance than that -- Clemente...

    Blog | September 30, 2012
  4. Gallery: A look back at the 1997 Orioles

    Patrick Dorsey

    Things are looking up in Charm City these days, at least as baseball is concerned: Entering Thursday, the Baltimore Orioles are tied with the New York Yankees atop the American League East, and have been hovering around first place for a couple of we...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  5. Fans can wear mascots ... on their heads

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Phillie Phanatic long has owned a foothold in its home city. Now it's got a head hold. Which is to say, as the above photo shows, fans can wear (and are wearing) the Philadelphia Phillies' beloved mascot -- and pretty much all other mascots --...

    Blog | August 17, 2012
  6. One from the Night: Picturesque PNC Park

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Pittsburgh Pirates' PNC Park never stops providing beautiful photos -- be it the subject of said picture or the backdrop for something such as this two-run double from Garrett Jones on Monday night....

    Blog | August 14, 2012
  7. One from the Night: The Cutch crouch

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Pittsburgh Pirates made a move but didn't pick up big reinforcements at the trade deadline. However, perhaps the National League wild-card contenders didn't need any. They do, after all, have Andrew McCutchen, whose pre-Chicago Cubs game crouch a...

    Blog | August 01, 2012
  8. Morales inspires multihomer inning quiz

    Patrick Dorsey

    On Monday, Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Kendrys Morales achieved one of the rarest of baseball feats: He hit home runs from both sides of the plate in the same inning, something that has now happened just three times in Major League history. ...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  9. Pirates fan sketching way through season

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are winning! Perhaps they have Katie Sekelsky to thank? A 26-year-old, Pennsylvania-based illustrator and graphic designer -- and yeah, a major Pirates fan -- Sekelsky decided this year to make one sketch per Pittsburgh ...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  10. McCutchen would shave his head for ... ?

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen might not have won the Home Run Derby, but he'll still be starring in Tuesday night's All-Star Game, and he might just win the National League MVP if things go right. Why? It's gotta be the hair. Well, that...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  11. Home Run Derby: The swings (photos)

    Patrick Dorsey

    There's little sweeter in sports than a great home run swing. And oh, you're about to see a few Monday night, when the Home Run Derby hits screens and home run heroes hit baseballs. Who's going to win? That's for our experts to decide. We're j...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  12. Shot of the Day: Don't rain on this parade

    Patrick Dorsey

    Before the night's sports action, one great photo from the day. Surely you've heard: The Pittsburgh Pirates are contenders (for a guide on how to deal with this, go here). But even these upstarts can't avoid the elements, as seen during thei...

    Blog | July 07, 2012
  13. Yearbook, June 26: McClendon steals first

    Patrick Dorsey

    June 26, 2001: June 26 is a big day in NBA draft history, but sorry -- former Pittsburgh Pirates manager Lloyd McClendon steals this show. By stealing first base. Yes, he yanked the actual base from its rightful place on this day 11 years ago, after ...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  14. Yearbook, June 8: Strasburg's big debut

    Patrick Dorsey

    June 8, 2010: It was just two years ago that a hyped pitching phenom named Stephen Strasburg made his first appearance -- and lived up to the hype. His line for the Washington Nationals in a 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates: 14 strikeouts and no w...

    Blog | June 08, 2012
  15. Andrew McCutchen imitates Cleveland

    Patrick Dorsey

    ... And no, Pittsburgh Pirates fans, we don't mean your city's rival in Ohio. We mean the All-Star outfielder does his impression of Cleveland Brown from "Family Guy" and "The Cleveland Show," courtesy of the NOC....

    Blog | April 25, 2012
  16. Pedro Alvarez photo makes you go 'huh?'

    Patrick Dorsey

    Seriously. After seeing this pic of Pittsburgh Pirates player Pedro Alvarez, all we can ask is: How did the ball get there?...

    Blog | April 21, 2012