World Series

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 24: Greg Holland #56 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: World Series Game 4 Will Be Another Close One

Game 3 was pivotal in the World Series. And the Kansas City Royals’ win forces the San Francisco Giants to play from behind in Game 4.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 24: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals hits a RBI single in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 3

The Kansas City Royals eked out a win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.

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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.

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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.

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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

KPIX 5 reporter Joe Vazquez compares his swing to Giants slugger Hunter Pence with the Zepp Baseball app. (CBS)

App From Los Gatos Company Plays Role In Improving Giants Slugger Hunter Pence’s Swing

The San Francisco Giants are bringing their best efforts in their third World Series in five seasons. One player has been working on stepping it up even more, with the help of an app developed by a Los Gatos company.

10/24/2014

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