Watch it: Breakout LLWS star Davis throws out World Series first pitch

   October 26, 2014 2:47 pm    0

Remember Mo’ne Davis from the Little League World Series? She threw the first pitch before Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday night. Your browser does not support iframes.


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Watch it: Statcast breaks down Dyson’s superb defensive play

   October 26, 2014 2:44 pm    0

Jarrod Dyson had the play of the day in the World Series on Saturday. Check it out: Your browser does not support iframes.


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Instant reax: Giants escape, change Series outlook

   October 26, 2014 12:51 am    0

The Giants were down 4-1, looking at a 3-1 deficit in the World Series.   The Royals had the chance to snuff the life out of them.   Then things changed.   San Francisco picked up nine runs in the sixth, seventh and eighth, and routed the Royals.   It was beginning to look like…


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Royals lose first replay challenge in World Series

   October 26, 2014 12:49 am    0

  Baseball’s a game that lives on statistics and firsts, so we might as well document the first replay challenge in the World Series.   Royals catcher Salvador Perez tried to pick off the Giants’ Joaquin Arias at second base.   Didn’t happen.   So, Royals manager Ned Yost challenged the boom-boom play.   The…


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Pirates trade for Indians shortstop

   October 25, 2014 4:55 pm    0

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired Cleveland Indians shortstop Justin Sellers for cash.   Sellers went 3-for-16 for the Tribe in 17 games last season. He hit .254 with three homers and 40 RBIs at Triple-A Columbus.   He is better known for his defense, where he can play second, third or short.   Here’s a look…


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Watch it: Cain makes two sweet plays in outfield

   October 25, 2014 1:50 pm    0




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Watch it: MLB honors Tony Gwynn

   October 25, 2014 1:30 pm    0




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6 stats to know for Game 4 of the World Series

   October 25, 2014 10:30 am    0

Six stats you should know for Game 4 of the World Series:   1. The winner of Game 3 has gone on to win the World Series 66.1 percent of the time.   2. Manager Bruce Bochy never has lost a postseason series with the Giants.   3. Opponents are hitting .137 against Royals starter…


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Waiter scores World Series ticket as tip

   October 25, 2014 1:28 am    0

I’m cheering for Wade Davis.   Not because he’s a talented reliever for the Kansas City Royals.   Nah. I’m cheering for him because his wife left the best tip ever at a restaurant.   Before Game 1, Davis’ wife, Katelyn,¬†left a World Series ticket for a waiter.   How sweet is that?   Tickets…


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Instant Reax: Nasty relievers make difference for Royals in Game 3

   October 25, 2014 1:10 am    0

Four innings pitched.   No hits.   Four strikeouts.   Man, that Royals bullpen is nasty.   Kevin Herrera, Brandon Finnegan, Wade Davis and Greg Holland shut the door over the final four innings to help Kansas City win 3-2, and take a 2-1 series lead over the San Francisco Giants.   How good were…


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