When the San Francisco Giants finished off the Kansas City Royals Wednesday night, they accomplished a sweep of sorts: every single postseason underdog heading into the series pulled off the upset.
Let the national debate rage: can you be a dynasty while missing the playoffs twice in five years? The votes are in locally, where headlines celebrate a team that – like the 2012 version – refused elimination. Here’s a recap of how the third San Francisco Giants title in five years was seen around the Bay Area and the rest of the nation.
The World Champion San Francisco Giants didn’t get much sleep last night. They arrived back home Thursday morning around 5 a.m. after knocking off the Kansas City Royals in game 7 of the World Series.
A gunshot victim walked into San Francisco General Hospital during celebrations of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory in what appears to be the second confirmed shooting Thursday evening, according to police.
Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
Madison Bumgarner was limbering up at Kauffman Stadium this week, getting loose with his San Francisco teammates near the dugout, when Tim Hudson and Michael Morse sneaked up from behind and playfully ruffled the pitcher’s long, scraggly locks.
Giants Fans Set Fire To Couch On Street In San Francisco’s Mission District While Celebrating World Series
Giants fans celebrating the World Series win Wednesday night set fire to a couch in San Francisco’s Mission District.
Bruce Bochy has settled the debate among fans and pundits. The Giants manager announced Tim Hudson will start Game 7 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals.
The San Francisco Giants are a not going to win the World Series Wednesday night, at least that’s what the oddsmakers in Las Vegas say. But the Giants have been proving Vegas bookies wrong all year, and for the better part of the last decade.
Former Oakland A’s slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home.