Trade keeps Jeff Samardzija off NL All-Star team

...outfielders Carlos Gomez of Milwaukee, Andrew McCutchen of Pittsburgh and Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers.Top rookies Masahiro...were picked for the AL squad.Surprise selections included Pittsburgh utilityman Josh Harrison and left-hander Tony Watson, and...

Funeral Mass held for former Steelers coach Chuck Noll in Pittsburgh

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, several former Pittsburgh Steelers and hundreds of friends and family attended a funeral Mass on Tuesday in Pittsburgh honoring former Steelers coach Chuck Noll, who died last week at age 82.Steelers President...

Bernhard Langer holds on to win Senior Players

PITTSBURGH - Bernhard Langer gave away a four-shot lead in the final round of Senior Players Championship and wondered where his game had...

Coincidences make life interesting, funny

...and the salesman were originally from Pennsylvania.From Pittsburgh, in fact.From the same side of town.The same working-class...upbringing.His attire and hairstyle were from Miami Vice, not a Pittsburgh neighborhood, and he was eager to change the subject. It...


...27.5 million, five-year contract, and goaltender Justin Peters to a $1.9 million, two-year contract.? The Pittsburgh Penguins signed veteran defenseman Christian Ehrhoff to a one-year, $4 million contract.? The Winnipeg Jets signed...

Bernhard Langer ahead by two in Champions Tour's third major

PITTSBURGH - Bernhard Langer shot 6-under-par 64 on Friday to take the lead in the Senior Players Championship.He is at 11-under 129...

Bernhard Langer leads by three over Kenny Perry

PITTSBURGH - Bernhard Langer moved closer to his first Senior Players Championship victory Saturday, shooting 4-under-par 66 in the third...

Relatives of former players stand out in NHL Draft's second round

...fifth round with pick No. 147.The most intriguing father-son combo in the two-day draft was perhaps the Kapanens. When Pittsburgh took forward Kasperi Kapanen in the first round on Friday, it gave new Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford the rarest...

Panthers select defenseman Aaron Ekblad with first pick in NHL Draft

...two-time U.S. Olympian won the Selke Trophy in 2011 as the NHL's best defensive forward.Nashville traded forward Patric Hornqvist and Nick Spaling to the Pittsburgh Penguins for forward James Neal midway through the draft.

Only 7 states missing from this year's postcard collection

...and say they plan to catch the Cleveland-Detroit baseball game nearby. Earlier they'd sent a card from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, where they saw the Pirates play the Reds.Other baseball travelers this season include Glenda and Allen Hardin, of Thomson...