Well, the Pirates have a program that you can "Ask Teke
Here is how it works:
ROOT SPORTSTM ASK TEKE
Kent Tekulve, former MLB right-handed Relief Pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, joins ROOT SPORTSTM following every Pirates telecast as an Analyst for the Postgame Show.
Teke, known as a workhorse relief pitcher, who holds several records for number of games & innings pitched, is ready with our team of experts to answer your questions about the Bucs and break down key plays from the game.
Do you have a question that you would like Kent Tekulve to answer? Text your Pittsburgh Pirates and Baseball questions to ASK TEKE. Your question could be answered LIVE during the Pirates Postgame ASK TEKE segment after every game on ROOT SPORTSTM .
To submit your question, text TEKE followed by your question & name to 412412.
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I think we should all send questions to him tonight that go along the lines of "Is it true the Bucs lead the NL in hit batsmen?" or "Did the Pirates really hit 5 Reds players during the last series?"
We can at least let them know that there is another side to the issue than what Walk says...
"I think he'd be unbelievable. He's as organized as anyone in the game, he holds people accountable... He doesn't buy into stereotypical things in the game... Price looks at evidence. He's a freaking smart guy, he makes his decision on reasonable evidence." Bronson Arroyo