Bumgarner, Giants top Royals 7-1 in Series opener

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Win or lose, Jake Peavy is a treat to watch when he pitches.

From Mexico to the World Series, Petit shines

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Yusmeiro Petit was running out of choices. His major league career had hit rock bottom and was heading nowhere.

Rounding Third: Big Game Bumgarner delivers in Game 1

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

One pitcher came into the World Series with a reputation for pitching well in big games.

Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.

Tight crew of Royals routed in World Series

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The Kansas City Royals had adopted the scrappy, intense attitude of Royals starter James Shields during their thrilling postseason run. They followed his cue on Tuesday night, too.

Pence shakes up Royals with homer in Series opener

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Hunter Pence most definitely found the right place.

Recap: Kansas City vs. San Francisco

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Madison Bumgarner added to his already extensive postseason resume with another masterful performance in Game 1 of the World Series on Monday.

Giants' Lincecum mysteriously absent during World Series introductions

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Oh, say, can you see Tim Lincecum?

Twins' managerial search still on after Molitor's third meeting

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Paul Molitor met with the Twins on Tuesday morning to discuss their vacant managerial opening, according to a person with knowledge of the search, but indications are that he was not offered the job.

Phillies sign Jerome Williams to 1-year deal

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Right-hander Jerome Williams has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies.