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Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants is tagged out stealing at second base by Alcides Escobar #2 of the Kansas City Royals during Game Three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2014 in San Francisco. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Royals Shut Down Giants In Game 3, Take 2-1 Lead In World Series

Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead.

18 hours ago

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Giants Fan Who Caught Travis Ishikawa’s Home Run Throws 1st Pitch At Game 3 Of World Series

The left-hander, who plays first base in softball leagues, threw a ceremonial strike to Ishikawa after acknowledging the fan’s ovation and pounding his chest as a signal to his friends and family.

19 hours ago

San Francisco Giants fans ride on boats and kayaks in McCovey Cove during Game One between the San Francisco Giants and the Detroit Tigers in the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

SF Boat Rental Firm’s Publicity Stunt Hoax On Renaming McCovey Cove Is Dead In The Water

A San Francisco boat-sharing rental firm is dealing with waves of negative reaction following a phony announcement that it had secured naming rights to McCovey Cove just in time for the World Series Game 3.

10/24/2014

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VIDEO: Massive 1962 Storm Pummels West Coast, Delaying Giants Vs. Yankees World Series Game In San Francisco

Rain showers are likely Saturday as the San Francisco Giants face the Kansas City Royals in game four of the World Series, but it’ll be drops compared to the storm that pounded the Bay Area 52 years ago.

10/24/2014

Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants greets manager Ned Yost #3 of the Kansas City Royals prior to Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Kansas City Royals With Bay Area, NorCal Ties Return To SF In Enemy Colors For World Series

Several members of the Kansas City Royals in San Francisco for the 2014 World Series have local ties and are returning to the Bay Area in enemy colors.

10/24/2014

Ringo the Rational Octopus shows his Giants spirit (California Academy of Sciences)

Academy Of Sciences Octopus Picks Giants To Win World Series

If you’re still trying to wrap your head around the fact that the Giants are playing in their third World Series in five years, get ready for this – Ringo the Rational Octopus has wrapped his tentacles around a Giants helmet, meaning it’s time for San Franciscans to start planning another victory parade.

10/24/2014

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11 Insulting Tweets #SFGiants Fans Can Use To Annoy Kansas City Royals

San Francisco towers above Kansas City in so many comparisons, from our SF Giants baseball team to our food. KC has Russell Stover chocolate, we have Ghirardelli. They gave us Burt Bacharach, we gave the world Metallica. They have Folgers, we have Peets. Here are 11 ways the Bay is better.

10/24/2014

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Royals Trying To Learn Quirks Of AT&T Park In A Hurry

Eric Hosmer loaded up, launched a long fly and watched it sail toward McCovey Cove. Way out there in right field, near the 421-foot mark, the ball bonked off the brick wall.

10/24/2014

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Security Sweeps & Cheapest Tickets Before Giants Play Royals In Game 3 Of World Series

AT&T Park is beefing up security as the San Francisco Giants face off the Kansas City Royals in Game Three of the World Series Friday evening.

10/24/2014

Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Kansas City Royals in the seventh inning during Game Two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Tim Lincecum Cleared To Play In World Series Game 3 Following MRI

San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was sent for an MRI of his tight back to determine whether he can remain on the active roster when the World Series resumes Friday night.

10/23/2014

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