Oct 16, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants left fielder Travis Ishikawa (45) is greeted on the base path by starting pitcher Jake Peavy (22) after a walk off three run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals during the ninth inning of game five of the 2014 NLCS playoff at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

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Tom Smith, editor

Tom Smith grew up in Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania. He has been a Pirates fan for a long time and his patience is wearing thin. Really thin.

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Lifelong Pittsburgh Pirates fan. Staff writer for FanSided's RumBunter.com. Staff writer for PittsburghSportingNews.com. Former staff writer for FanSided's Nugg Love and editor for FanSided's Mile High Maniac. Former Pittsburgh Pirates writer for the "Mc" Effect blog. Work has been featured on SI.com, YahooSports.com, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. High school football broadcaster. Questions, comments, concerns? -- [email protected] or @_DrewBrown

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