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Old 02-06-2013, 12:54 AM   #23
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Default Re: Pittsburgh Sports Philosophy

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Originally Posted by sluggermatt15 View Post


Not saying you are, but that reminds me of what typical fair weather Pittsburgh fans say. These people only like the Steelers and the Penguins, but not the Pirates. And gee, I wonder what the reason is.... it's because the Pirates lose far more than the other two franchises. If you're a REAL Pittsburgh fan, IMO you support ALL THREE franchises, whether they win or lose.

Sorry, had to express my feelings there. Again, not accusing you of being fair weather.
I always follow the Pirates until they are out of contention... and then, switch over to rooting for the Padres (I loved Tony Gwynn).

My brother says that that is akin to rooting for a chihuahua... and then a dachshund in a dog fight... (against pit bulls & mastiffs).

Anyway, after those two teams are out, I stop watching baseball... which, alas, is usually by mid-May.
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