Pride Month: The History of Pittsburgh’s Gay Pride Parade Spans Decades


When you close your eyes and picture Pittsburgh in 1973, what comes to mind? It may be the waning years of the city’s once-mighty steel industry, or the then-newly built Three Rivers Stadium. In that vein, maybe it’s a winning baseball team with the likes of Willie Stargell, something Pittsburghers today can only dream of, or Led Zeppelin’s historic concert that drew 40,000 fans to the stadium — and ended in a brawl. But 1973 was an important year for the city’s LGBTQ+ community, too; it marked the first gay pride march in Pittsburgh history. On Sunday, June 17, Pittsburgh "came out," according to a news article from Gay News Pittsburgh, a periodical that ran from 1972 until September of 1976. Pride festivities ran from June 12-17. The "Gay Pride Week" featured, among other things, a gay cabaret, a gay dance, a symposium with speakers and workshop sessions, a lesbian/feminists night in Uptown and a march on the 17th, winding 3 miles from Downtown’s Market Square to Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park. The march concluded with a picnic in North Park. Watch any NFL Game live online for free and in HD. We offer multiple streams for each NFL Streams live event available on our website.

Game #51: Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Fans


Area: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PA Television: AT&T Sportsnet Radio: KDKA The Pirates proceed with their NL West visit, making a beeline for face the Diamondbacks this end of the week for a three-game set. Kindly recall our Game Day string rules. Try not to savage in your remarks; make discussion as opposed to annihilating it Recall Bucs Dugout is essentially a non-irreverence site Out of regard to communicate accomplices who have paid to convey the game, no notices of "elective" (read: unlawful) seeing strategies are permitted in our strings The remarking framework was refreshed during the offseason. They're actually chipping away at enhancing it for Game Day Threads like our own. On the off chance that you could do without clicking "Burden More Comments", recall that the "Z" key can be your companion. It loads up the most recent remarks naturally. BD people group, this is your string for the present game. Appreciate!

Jack Suwinski’s late blast delivers win for Pirates Fans


Newbie Jack Suwinski conveyed incredibly Saturday, sending off a two-run stroll off homer in the 10th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 triumph over the Arizona Diamondbacks at PNC Park. Suwinski's down winning homer fell off previous Pirates nearer Mark Melancon and empowered the Pirates to even the end of the week series with Arizona going into Sunday's series finale. Preceding Suwinski's stroll off piece, it looked like individual newbie Roansy Contreras would be on the snare for the misfortune regardless of a strong third beginning on the season. Contreras worked the initial 5 2/3 innings and surrendered four hits and two strolls while striking out eight.

Legacy Sports USA proposes multi-use sports, entertainment complex in Murfreesboro


There's an addition coming to our region on the rise with an aim to benefit locals and visitors alike in Rutherford County, Legacy Sports Park Tennessee. The massive development is slated to include facilities for soccer, softball, volleyball, hockey, cheer, e-sports and more. Local leaders helped unveil plans for the multi-use sports and entertainment complex, which would be built on 260-acres along Northwest Broad Street near the I-840 interchange.

Keller breaks bats; Allen cracks jokes


The numbers tell a partial story of Mitch Keller’s second outing of the spring. Three innings. One baserunner, via walk. Two strikeouts. Almost more impressive than the numbers, Keller is keeping bat manufacturers busy. "When you throw 100, you're probably going to get some broken bats in there as well," outfielder Greg Allen said with a smile. In two consecutive innings in the Pirates' 3-3, rain-shortened tie against the Phillies, Keller threw a fastball that shattered a bat, the unmistakable sound of splintering lumber reverberating throughout the stadium.

'Electric' Pirates pitcher Roansy Contreras celebrates 1st MLB win after striking out a hero


The Pittsburgh Pirates kept coming back to the same description of Roansy Contreras after he earned his first major league win Thursday night against the Washington Nationals. The 22-year-old right-hander, ranked the Pirates’ top pitching prospect and No. 80 overall by Baseball America, had his own one-word answer — amazing — for the feeling of striking out five batters over three innings of relief in the 9-4 victory at PNC Park.

Joe Musgrove tosses a no hitter!


for San Diego against Texas. Great for him! It's easy to be happy for Joe.

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