Monday, April 14, 2014

THE BULLPEN

Put me in coach! Your Pittsburgh Pirates take their show on the road to Cincinnati as they begin a 3 game series tonight with the Reds. These are your keys to tonight's game. 1)The Pirates look to get back in the win column as they've lost three in a row. Don't need to lose #4, break out the bats and the Hit, Run, & Score! 2)During their 3-game sweep in Milwaukee the Pirates only managed 4 runs during the entire series. Score early, score often, score BIG! 3)The last time the Pirates faced the Reds, they defeated them 6-2 in the Wildcard game in October. Prior to that game, they swept the Reds in Cincy, allowing them to host the Wildcard. Beat the Reds again till they're black and blue! Let's Go Bucs!!!!!



Sunday, April 13, 2014

SLAP SHOTS

Slap me silly, Sidney, it's a hockey night in Pittsburgh! It's another Pucks & Bucs Day! Your Pittsburgh Penguins close out the regular season tonight against the Ottawa Senators at Consol Energy Center. These are your keys to tonight's game. 1)The Sens have won 4 games in a row. #5 would be jive! 2)The Pens try to close out the regular season on a winning note following yesterday's 4-3 OT lose to Philly. Gimme a W! 3)The Pens have beaten the Sens 4 out of the last 5 games. Veto the Senators with a big dose of Goals, Goals, Goals! Let's Go Pens!!!

THE BULLPEN

Hey batter, batter, batter! It's another Bucs & Pucks Day. Your Pittsburgh Pirates wrap up their 3-game series in Milwaukee this afternoon as they battle the Brewers. These are your keys to today's game. 1)The Brewers have been on a tear, winning 8 in a row. We draw the line at #9! 2)The Pirates try to avoid the sweep today and salvage one game in this series. Trash the Brewers! 3)During this series, the Pirates have managed only 3 runs in 2 games. Break out the bats and the Hit, Run & Score! Let's Go Bucs!!!!!

Saturday, April 12, 2014

THE BULLPEN

We want a pitcher, not a belly-itcher! Happy Bucs & Pucks Day! Your Pittsbugh Pirates continue their 3-game series with the Brewers tonight in Milwaukee. These are your keys to tonight's game. 1)
The Brewers start RH Yovanni Gallardo. Gallardo has not allowed a run this season, going 2-0. Hit him early, hit him often, hit him HARD! 2)Milwaukee is 8-2, winning 7 straight. #8 would not be great! 3)The Pirates have RH Edinson Volquez on the mound. Last season, Eddy was 2-0 with a 2.19 ERA versus Milwaukee. Break out the Jolly Roger & Hit, Run & Score! Let's Go Bucs!!!!!

 

SLAP SHOTS

Lookout Loretta, it's a hockey day in Pittsburgh! Happy Pucks & Bucs Day! Your Pittsburgh Penguins continue their final homestand of the regular season as they faceoff today against the Philthy Cryers at Consol Energy Center. These are your keys to today's game. 1)The Cryers have beaten the Pens 3 games in a row. I say, "No, No, No"! 2)The Cryers have scored at least 1 power play goal in 13 straight trips to Pittsburgh leading to a 10-2-1 record. The Pens are #2 in the NHL on the penalty kill at 85.8%.  With the return of D Kris Letang, the Pens need to shutout the Cryers power play. Hit 'em early, hit 'em often, hit 'em HARD! 3)In their last 5 games, the Cryers have been outscored in the 3rd period, 11-3. Crank up the Crue and the Goals, Goals, Goals! Let's Go Pens!!!



Friday, April 11, 2014

THE BULLPEN

One, two, three strikes, you're out! Your Pittsburgh Pirates begin a 3-game series tonight as they continue their road-trip against the Milwaukee Brewers. These are your keys to tonight's game 1)By defeating the Scrubs yesterday, the Pirates won their third series to start the season. That is the first time that has happened since 1992. Raise the Jolly Roger in Milwaukee! 2)Milwaukee has won 6 straight games. The Pirates look to start a streak and go for 2 in a row as LH Francisco Liriano tries to get his first win of the season. Shut 'em down, Frankie! 3)The Brewers scored 42 runs during their streak. The Pirates scored 17 times and cracked 7 home runs while taking 2 of 3 in Chicago. Score early, score often, score BIG with a heavy helping of Hit, Run & Score! Let's Go Bucs!!!!!

Thursday, April 10, 2014

THE BULLPEN

Let's play 2! Your Pittsburgh Pirates wrap up their 3-game series with the Scubs in Chicago this afternoon. These are your keys to today's game. 1)The Pirates attempted a comeback from a 6-1 deficit in Chicago last night only to fall short, 7-5. Russell Martin and Pedro Alvarez both hit 2 homers each and Travis Snider had his first tater of the season. The problem is, all 5 homers were solo shots. Get those turkeys on the table! 2)While we're on the subject of food, the Pirates look to make some Chicago-style Meatloaf today as they try to take 2 outta 3 at Wrigley. Serve that Meatloaf up with a side of Hit, Run & Score! 3)The Pirates send RH Gerrit Cole to the mound today. Cole was 2-0 with a 2.08 ERA last season versus the Scrubs. All aboard the Cole Train! Let's Go Bucs!!!!!