Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief to lead the Giants to their third World Series title in five years.
Lorenzo Cain looped a two-run single and Eric Hosmer chopped a two-run double over shortstop in a seven-run second inning.
In a 3-2 win, the Kansas City bullpen shut San Francisco down again.
The starting rotation will be the difference for San Francisco.
Just Madison Bumgarner being Madison Bumgarner.
The Giants will face the Royals in the World Series.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals handled the tough part well, erasing a four-run deficit to force extra innings. It was the simplest of tasks that sent them to a frustrating loss. Randy Choate made […]
Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner’s one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
Game 2 is Saturday, with Washington’s Jordan Zimmermann — who threw a no-hitter in the regular-season finale — facing Tim Hudson.
Bumgarner celebrated in style.
Careful how you celebrate, as Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch found out.
Some really good teams in the last decade have gotten stomped in Week 3 of the preseason.
After two days, the first upheld protest in nearly 30 years and another rain storm, the Chicago Cubs finally completed a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants in a suspended game on Thursday night.
With rain in today’s forecast, the Cubs have a bigger crew on hand than Tuesday.
The squads resume a suspended game at 4:05 p.m., then play a full nine afterward.
For their part, the Cubs are disputing any staffing issues.
(CBS) The Giants have won their protest to continue what was originally a rain-shortened 2-0 loss against the Cubs on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field, a contest marred by the home team ground crew’s inability to properly […]
It’s a long shot, with San Francisco contending Wrigley’s tarp is a “mechanical field device.”
Jake Peavy will oppose Edwin Jackson tonight at Wrigley Field, assuming there aren’t tarp troubles.
Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.