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FFTS Podcast: Special Offseason Edition

Who says all they know is baseball?

Zane and Chad treat their followers and fellow fans to a rare treat during baseball’s offseason.  Not only do they share their thoughts on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their trades, signings and acquisitions, but they also dive into their feelings on the NFL, NHL, NBA, as well as the college football and college basketball seasons.

Broadcasting from Rick’s Sports Bar, the FFTS guys are in rare form as always.  Enjoy!

FFTS Podcast: Special Edition


Even In the Offseason…

Let’s Go Bucs!
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FFTS Reacts To Penn State Situation

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Final Pre And Post Game Videos For 2011

Fans From The Stands headed down to PNC for one final game this season. 

Pregame Show: 

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Bullpen Falls Apart, Pirates Swept By Cubs At PNC Park

By Chad Carlson
Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
This has been a series to forget for the Pittsburgh Pirates.  Following the toughest road trip of the 2011 season thus far, the Pirates and their fans were looking forward to returning to PNC Park for a seven-game homestand against two teams who were toward the bottom of the N.L. standings.  After three start losses to the Chicago Cubs, the Buccos entered tonight’s game trying to avoid a sweep to their division rivals, while also hoping to climb back to the .500 mark.
Despite a huge six-run inning tonight, the Pirates still came up short, losing their seventh straight game, dropping two games below the .500 mark, and have now fallen seven games back of the Milwaukee Brewers in the N.L. Central.
James McDonald made th...
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Ballpark Tour Citizens Bank Ballpark

On Saturday night, Fans From The Stands were in Philadelphia to watch the Pirates play the Phillies at Citizens Bank Ballpark.

Pregame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-t43YxXSBCg

Even though the Buccos lost Chad and Zane gave their complete game wrap up and insight on the nights action.

Postgame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tyvnk9RdNi4

Be sure to check back Saturday August 6 for our next video broadcast.  We will be at PNC Park to watch the Pirates take on the Padres.

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Ballpark Tour: Nationals Park

Chad and Zane continued their tour of Major League Baseball stadiums on Friday night, as they headed to the Nations Capitol to check out the game between the Washington Nationals and New York Mets.

Pregame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xI7u0zQxODY

After the game Fans From The Stands gave their opinions on the game and their overall experience at Nationals Ballpark.

Postgame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrlDTnyljLM

Be sure to check back to www.fansfromthestands.com for tonight’s game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies.

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Pre and Post Game Videos

Fans From The Stands was in attendance for tonight’s game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals.

Even after a tough loss, Chad and Zane gave their postgame thoughts on what occured on the field.
Be sure to check back tomorrow for more live reports only at fansfromthestands.com
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Pre and Postgame Shows

Fans From The Stands was live at PNC Park tonight for the opening game of a three game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Boston Red Sox.  Check out the links below for full coverage of all the action.

Pregame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JARYXCviHXg

Postgame Show:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCHAmRVAa98

Be sure to check back to Fans From The Stands on Tuesday night as we will be live from the Rogers Centre in Toronto when the Pirates take on the Blue Jays.

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Roadtrip To Comerica Park

by Zane Heiple
Photo by Zane Heiple
On Wednesday June 15, Fans From The Stands attended the Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan.  This was the ninth baseball stadium that FFTS has been to over the past four years.  Even though the Pirates were not playing in Detroit, Chad and I still gave our insight into the game and the ballpark.
Our ballpark tour will continue on Saturday when we visit Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio to see our Pittsburgh Pirates take on the Cleveland Indians.  Be sure to check back with fansfromthestands.com for complete coverage of the game.
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FFTS Podcast-Episode Nine!

Bucco Fans,

Welcome to another episode of the Fans From The Stands’ Podcast!

Tonight, Zane and Chad discuss the Pirates’ recent homestand against the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers.  They share their thoughts on the team’s pursuit of the .500 mark, as well as the starting pitching performances and offensive struggles thus far.

The Pirates’ upcoming road trip, beginning tonight in Milwaukee, is also discussed, as well as Andrew McCutchen’s benching last night by Clint Hurdle, Pedro Alvarez’s continued struggles at the plate, and much more!

FFTS Podcast: Episode Nine

Questions? Comments?  Let us know!



As Always…

Let’s Go Bucs!

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