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  1. Pence's 2-run HR helps Giants lead Royals 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

    Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first that silenced the crowd at Kansas City's first World Series game in 29 years, and the San Francisco Giants led the Royals 3-0 after three innings in Tuesday night's opener. Kansas City became the first team to start a postseason 8-0 and entered with 11 consecutive postseason wins, one shy of the record set by Yankees from 1927-32 and 1998-99.


  2. No matter what happens now, this Royals team has the stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Pitch

    The Royals' improbable run to the World Series - ending a 29-year playoff drought, the longest in any professional North American sport - has included too many incredible moments to count. But we gave it a shot anyway, even though our fingers hurt from staying crossed.


  3. Paul MolitorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... With the World Series starting Tuesday in Kansas City, the Twins would need special permission from Major League Baseball to announce their next manager before the series concludes. Off days are scheduled for Thursday and Monday, but it's possible ...


  4. Scioscia voted top AL managerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Wave

    Angels manager Mike Scioscia was selected as the Sporting News AL Manager of the Year on Tuesday, an award determined by a vote of managers. The manager of the year award from the Baseball Writers' Association of America, which has become a more prestigious award, will be announced Nov. 11. Scioscia, whose job security was questioned as recently as a year ago, led the Angels to a major-league best 98 victories and an American League West title.


  5. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCTV5

    Five batters into the game they take a 3-0 lead at Kansas City in the World Series opener. Pretty nice gift for ace Madison Bumgarner before he even takes the mound.


  6. James Shields and Madison Bumgarner are your World Series Game 1 startersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Let's Go Tribe

    So it's come to this, a Wild Card World Series. Bud Selig's legacy can be that in his final year as commissioner, two teams that failed to win 90 games in the regular season faced off for baseball's crown.


  7. Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrastsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    The Royals will send out rookie Yordano Ventura, the hard-throwing right-hander from the Dominican Republic who grew up idolizing Pedro Martinez and now talks to him just about every day. San Francisco will counter with veteran Jake Peavy, the hired gun from Mobile, Alabama, who helped Boston win the World Series last year.


  8. 2014 World Series Game One: Giants 3 - Royals 0, 1st inningRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRON 4

    The first pitch of Game 1 of the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals is moments away. Join our game coverage here on and on Facebook where we'll post score updates, game photos, social media reaction and more.


  9. Mickey Mantle: The Best Until The EndRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    From the moment he arrived in New York in 1951, Mickey Mantle was one of the most revered professional athletes in history. During his 18-year career, he would be selected to the American League All-Star team 16 times, win 3 MVP awards , swatted 536 home runs, and help the Yankees to seven World Series championships.


  10. Cubs could look to sign LHP Andrew Miller to anchor bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    Oct 15, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Andrew Miller throws a pitch against the Kansas City Royals during the 7th inning in game four of the 2014 ALCS playoff baseball game at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Cubs will have a bigger wishlist this off-season than they have had previously under Theo Epstein and Co.


  11. Korean 'superfan' cheers on Royals at World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Success starved Kansas City Royals supporters packed Kauffman Stadium for Game One of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday with none more excited than South Korean superfan Lee Sung-woo. "It's still like a dream," the bespectacled Lee told Reuters a short stroll away from the entrance to the Royals clubhouse, a Major League Baseball credential hung around his neck as a guest for the Fall Classic.


  12. Jake Peavy has reunion with former Red Sox teammate David OrtizRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Jake Peavy, the Giants' starter for Game 2, was mid-sentence at his news conference Tuesday when a Fox Sports correspondent disrupted the proceedings from the back of the room. The correspondent was Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, who is moonlighting as a member of the media during the World Series.


  13. Scioscia named AL Manager of Year by Sporting NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... "The Show" , and follow him on Twitter @Alden_Gonzalez . This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.


  14. 2015 Arizona Diamondbacks will look to improve in late innings, close gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The woes of the 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks were documented and myriad. No one unit of the team could be blamed for the season-long struggles.


  15. Giants' Lincecum mysteriously absent during World Series introductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The one-time Giants ace was a mysterious no-show during the national anthem before Game 1 of the World Series. While other players lined up along the left-field foul line, Linecum was nowhere to be found.


  16. Andrew Miller: Should he stay or should he go?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Birds Watcher

    After the World Series concludes, multiple players from the Baltimore Orioles will be hitting the free agent market. Two of the most important players the Orioles are concerned about signing are Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis .


  17. MLB shines light on worthy causes at Fall ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Kansas City Royals

    The World Series is Major League Baseball's bully pulpit, and the league intends to use it. So with a worldwide stage available, baseball will again shine a light on a series of causes.


  18. Royals' South Korean fan is thrilled to be at World SeriesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... first pitch. He is back this week, with an ESPN crew following him to Kansas City from South Korea and Major League Baseball providing him with World Series tickets. Fans greeted him at the airport when his flight landed Tuesday. Lee, 38, said he ...


  19. No fear: Rookie Ventura to bring heat in Game 2Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Kansas City Royals

    Long before the 100-mph fastball, the dynamic 2014 season and the opportunity to start Game 2 of the World Series was a tryout in Guerra, the Dominican city that houses the Royals' academy on that baseball-rich island. It was the summer of 2008.


  20. World Series Game 1: Notes and discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South Side Sox

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