Another Monday, another chance to enjoy Monday Night Football more by listening to the Footballz Podcast -- featuring Classical Fam All-Star Gregg Gethard and gallerist Bridget Donahue -- instead of ESPN's barking heads.
The Pittsburgh Pirates season had to end eventually, and it ended on Wednesday night with the team helpless before Adam Wainright in St. Louis. At least it ends in, and with, some real hope. That's not a small thing after twenty years of nothing but hope.
It's called Talking, Sports, and has profiles of people real (Nate Silver!) and imaginary (Charlestown Chiefs legend Ned Braden) and conversations with John Starks, the Fire Joe Morgan boyz, Bill "Spaceman" Lee and more.