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.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Game three of baseball's American League championship series between Kansas City and Baltimore has been postponed until Tuesday because of rain.
The St. Louis Cardinals hope to call on injured catcher Yadier Molina as they continue their Major League Baseball playoff duel with the Giants in San Francisco.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Kolten Wong hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning as the resilient St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday to level the National League Championship Series at one game each.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The Kansas City Royals moved halfway to their first World Series since 1985 with a 6-4 victory Saturday at Baltimore, stretching their unbeaten October playoff run to six games.
Madison Bumgarner pitched seven and two-thirds sparkling innings on Saturday to lead San Francisco to a 3-0 victory over St. Louis in their Major League Baseball playoff series opener.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The Kansas City Royals scored three runs from two homers in the 10th inning to win 8-6 at Baltimore on Friday in the opening game of the American League Championship Series.
Friday, October 10, 2014
It has been about 30 years since Major League Baseball fans in Baltimore and Kansas City have enjoyed a World Series, but one of those droughts will end this month.