Monday, October 20, 2014
A lifelong San Francisco fan had a piece of team history in his hands Thursday night: the home run ball that sent the Giants to the World Series.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
With the World Series set between the playoff-perfect Kansas City Royals and the tried-and-tested San Francisco Giants, there's a fair amount of mystery to it.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
San Francisco's Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.
The former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic pleaded guilty on Thursday to charges of illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes including high-profile Major League Baseball players, most notably New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.
The Texas Rangers on Thursday inked Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.
Friday, October 17, 2014
Unbeaten in their first Major League Baseball playoff appearance since 1985, the Kansas City Royals advanced to the World Series by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Wednesday.
Taiwanese pitcher Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) pitched his last game in 2014 Tuesday, a day before the Baltimore Orioles were swept by the Kansas City Royals 4-0 in the American League Championship Series.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Billy Butler drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the Royals' bullpen shut down the Baltimore Orioles the rest of the way for a 2-1 victory Tuesday that gave Kansas City a commanding 3-0 lead in the American League Championship Series.
Phil Lesh and Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead joined San Francisco Giants third base coach and musician Tim Flannery to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before Game 3 of the Major League Baseball National League Championship Series on Tuesday at AT&T Park.
The Baltimore Orioles' Taiwan-native starter Wei-Yin Chen did his best on Tuesday's game against the Kansas Royals in a solid two-earned-runs, 5 1/3-innings.