Found September 04, 2013 on Brewers Bar:
(Image: Benny Sieu/USA TODAY Sports) By defeating the Brewers on Tuesday, the Pittsburgh Pirates guaranteed their first non-losing season in more than two decades.  If they end up winning tonight’s game (Brewers are up 7-2 at the start of the fourth inning as I post this), they will officially be a winning team for the first time in a generation.  As a Brewers fan, I couldn’t be happier for them.  I hope they win the World Series.  The Pirates have filled my life with so much joy over the years, I can’t think of a team more deserving of my temporary post-season allegiance. It wasn’t that long ago the Brewers’ domination of the Pirates had become more or less legalized cruelty.  Fans may recall there was a period during 2008-2009 when Pittsburgh lost 17 in a row to Milwaukee.  For some Brewers fans (myself included), it was a mischievous treat to read the increasingly restless stories of erstwhile Post-Gazette beat writer Dejan Kovacevic.  His dispatch at (what no one knew wa...
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