Sadly our trip down to 80-degree temperatures and places where the crack of the bat never stops has reached its last full day. After a stop by the MLB clubhouse in the morning before they headed to Port Charlotte to take on the Rays, it was back over to Pirate City for the first official … More Fun in the Sun: Day 3 from Bradenton, Fla.
Man what a gorgeous day it was today in Bradenton! Unfortunately the game ended in a tie but, hey, it’s Spring Training. We spent all day on location at McKechnie Field and arrived at 7:30 a.m. when the clubhouses opened so we could talk with some more former Curve player. FYI…T-shirt and pants weather in … More Fun in the Sun: Day Two from Spring Training
If you’d been following along on social media anytime over the last couple of days, you might have noticed we’ve flown south for a little Spring Training action this season! We’re down here in beautiful Bradenton, Fla., Spring Training home of our parents, the Pittsburgh Pirates and we’ll be posting here the next few days … More Fun In the Sun… Day 1
The first month of the season is drawing to a close as the Curve prepare to play Erie today on Wednesday in a doubleheader at Jerry Uht Park in Erie. It’s been very rainy so far this morning so it’s given us time to put together this blog and our first Rewind of the 2014 … More The Rewind Vol. 1 – April
Mother nature definitely thew us a couple of Curveballs, pun intended, during Opening Week but we were able to come out on the other side and get three of our four games in. Before we start the second week of the season today and welcome in the RubberDucks of Akron (yep, that’s really their name), … More Opening Week In Tweets
From the Bus Richmond, Va. to Reading, Pa. – 257 miles (Travel time: 4 hours, 21 minutes) Team Movies Watched: 0 (one was attempted but it was either video and no sound or sound and no video) Broadcaster Movies Watched: 0 Broadcaster Books Started: Inferno by Dan Brown Hours Slept: 1 A bus ride from … More Blogging from the Bus: Reading Rainbow
In more ways than one we cannot wait for March to roll around because it means we’ll get to see many of your happy faces when the Pirates come to town to play the Curve on March 30 here at Peoples Natural Gas Field. We’re revving up over here with preparations and plans to make … More We Just Couldn’t Wait For March…
A few months back we had our first installment of meet our newest Curve staff members with hockey-extraordinaire Steffan Langguth, which went over quite well with all of Steffan’s fans in the area. In this edition of Better Know a Curve Staffer, we introduce you to one of Steffan’s new running mates in Luke Johnson, … More Better Know a Curve Staffer: Part Deux & PirateFest 2012
If you turn on SportsCenter or even pass by the MLB Network over the next few days, you’ll be destined to be inundated with any potential trade rumor because it is that time of year in baseball season when the entire baseball community descends on one place for the yearly Winter Meetings. This year, the … More Winter Meetings Diary Day 1: Support from Hurdle Made Altoona Exhibition Game Possible
Win or go home. That’s the motto from here on out in the baseball season as we’ve hit playoff time with the new wild card games starting tonight before the best-of-five series begin over the weekend. Agree with the new format or not, it’s here and will sure make for some interesting games tonight and … More Happy Playoffs Day!