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.
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.
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.
After long waits to make their World Series debuts, Tim Hudson and Jeremy Guthrie will get another opportunity to pitch Wednesday night. This time, everything is on the line.
The San Francisco Giants missed an opportunity to close out their third World Series championship in five years after losing to the Kansas City Royals in a 10-0 shutout Tuesday night, leading to a decisive Game 7 Wednesday night.
Barry Bonds was better dressed than many of the fans Mike Sugerman ran into behind the scenes at AT&T Park Sunday as a rocking stadium carried the Giants to within a game of the championship. Who gets your vote for best and worst dressed?
If you’re a die-hard fan of the San Francisco Giants you’re already thinking about skipping work this week to catch another World Series Championship victory parade, or at least wondering where you can watch it online. It’s going to take some planning. We’re here to help.