BART officials said Friday’s ridership ranked as the third highest in the agency’s history as trains took crowds to the San Francisco Giants’ World Series parade and various Halloween festivities.
The hyperbole has been flowing ever since Madison Bumgarner shut down the Kansas City Royals (again) to give the Giants their third World Series in five years, but nobody has gone so far as to compare him to an indestructible ‘Terminator 2′ cyborg villain, until now.
As the San Francisco Giants held their parade Friday to celebrate their third World Series championship in five years, a big topic was the upcoming free agency of Pablo Sandoval.
Giants Fans, Players Celebrate Another World Series Championship With Downtown Parade, Civic Center Rally
San Francisco became the Valley of the Giants for the third time in five years Friday as hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets for a confetti and rain-soaked parade honoring the city’s World Series champions.
Barry Bonds, the man who was once the center of the baseball world as he chased baseball’s most sacred records in a Giants uniform is apparently all the way back from steroid purgatory, at least as far as the San Francisco Giants are concerned.
Rain can’t dampen the spirits of Giants fans who are sharing some of the best shots of the World Series champions parade on social media.
The massive crowd assembled for the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade in San Francisco wasn’t entirely peaceful.
Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford and members of his family spoke to reporter Juliette Goodrich about the season and World Series triumph before the start of the victory parade Friday.
BART is seeing a high number of riders Friday morning due to today’s planned victory parade for the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series championship.
Some are calling the San Francisco Giants a dynasty, others are saying they’ve been lucky to pull off three World Series victories in five seasons. Either way, bookies don’t see the success continuing next year.