A statue of Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer Willie Stargell greets baseball fans as they enter the left field gate at PNC Park before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and

 

              A statue of Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer Willie Stargell greets baseball fans as they enter the left field gate at PNC Park before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and
A statue of Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer Willie Stargell greets baseball fans as they enter the left field gate at PNC Park before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Mets in Pittsburgh Sunday, July 14, 2013. After twenty years without a winning season, the Pittsburgh Pirates are putting on a good show in the first half of the 2013 season, and fans in a town so loyal to football and hockey are wondering: Is this finally the time for baseball hope, or is collapse once again just around the corner? (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)