In a matchup of opening-day pitchers, Chris Tillman allowed two runs over five innings while Francisco Liriano gave up one run in three innings as the Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates played to a 3-3 tie in 10 innings Wednesday night.
Andrew McCutchen was hitless in two at-bats in his return to the Pirates’ lineup, and Steve Pearce homered against his former team to lead the Baltimore Orioles over Pittsburgh 9-2 Tuesday.
The Ravens beat the Steelers, moving them into the divisional round of the playoffs, where they will take on the New England Patriots.
The Baltimore Ravens survived the tumultuous dismissal of Ray Rice, a sometimes spotty fall and a critical month without their suspended, all-everything nose tackle.
Baltimore QB Joe Flacco is 9-4 in playoffs, with Super Bowl win after 2012 season. His six road playoff wins are most in NFL since 1970.
Baltimore will again head to Heinz Field for a postseason tilt Saturday night, looking to author a new chapter in the storied matchup.
The vast majority of players on both sides of the field will be getting their first taste of what one of the NFL’s true blood feuds looks like in the playoffs when the Steelers (11-5) host the Ravens (10-6) in the wild-card round.
As Baltimore gears up for this weekend’s wild card game, Ravens fans are also gearing up on team merchandise.
Our forecast is still on track for a wet, but becoming warm weekend, but that’s not the case in Pittsburgh.
The chin-straps will be snapped tightly at 8:15 Saturday night, this is Big Boy football. The Steelers are the favorites but history tells us it’ll be a tight battle.
A University of Pittsburgh researcher charged in the cyanide poisoning death of his wife last year was convicted on Friday of first-degree murder.
Reality came quickly after the greatest day — statistically at least — of Ben Roethlisberger’s career.