Re: Pirates manager John Russell's body language
Originally Posted by Reds
The Pirates franchise kinda parellels that here in Cincy. 100+ years of baseball, 5 rings, 9 NL pennants, and a lot of recent losing seasons. Current ownership over there is undeniably cheap though, it's going to be hard to add another 5 rings in next 90 years if you're a buccos fan.
oh, and in the 80's i think the reds and pirates were the only teams not to qualify for the playoffs during the decade.
And they were both probably the class of their division in the 70's.
I was in the ORG once, best 6 months of my life.