The Yankees have climbed into a first place tie, and in case you haven't noticed, the Pittsburgh Pirates are also tied for first. It's been two decades since the Pirates have had a winning record, the same year the Yankees last had a losing record.
When you think of great sports franchises, how come the San Antonio Spurs don't roll off your tongues? Last night they won their 20th straight game, they're 10-0 in this year's playoffs. And they do it without flair.