First Pitch: Pushing the Limits of Human Performance

First Pitch
There are over seven-point-six billion people in the world. There are at least 4,300 different philosophies and religions to follow. I’ll be damned if the one I choose is TINSTAAPP. There is no such thing as a pitching prospect? A belief based on fear of the inevitable: Injuries. Post a…

Game Recap: Bullpen Blows Chance at Sweep

No Quarter, Pirates Recaps
On their 15th try at a series sweep, the Pirates got within one strike of succeeding.  But they wasted a dramatic, ninth-inning home run from Hoy Park, then blew a second one-run lead in the tenth and lost to Miami, 6-5. The game had several notable takeaways.  One was the…

Daily Pirates Discussion: September 19, 2021

Daily Pirates Discussion
The old Pirates Game Discussion on No Quarter is now a Daily Pirates Discussion. We will update the article throughout the day with game notes, links to Pittsburgh Baseball Network stories, and any news for the day. Max Kranick is making the start today so the Pirates will need to…