Buster Posey

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Kansas City Royals fans cheer against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Why The Royals Will Win The World Series In 6 Games

The Giants and Royals got to the World Series by playing better baseball than better teams. Which team will emerge as champion?

13 hours ago

The Kansas City Royals practice during the 2014 World Series Media Day at Kauffman Stadium on October 20, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Royals, Giants Ready To Get World Series Started

Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head.

14 hours ago

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants slides home safely as catcher Tony Cruz #48 of the St. Louis Cardinals is unable to catch the ball in the sixth inning during Game Four of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Cardinals 6-4, Move One Win Away From World Series

Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October – even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.

10/16/2014

Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates in the 10th inning before he scores the game-winning run against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Three of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Error In 10th Gives Giants 2-1 NLCS Lead

A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon

10/15/2014

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with his teammate Brandon Crawford #35 after hitting a solo home run to right field in the eighteenth inning against Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Belt HR In 18th Gives Giants 2-0 Lead In NLDS

Brandon Belt, Yusmeiro Petit and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, never give up, and win. Simple as that. No matter what it takes – or how long.

10/05/2014

Jeff Mathis #6 of the Miami Marlins tags out Zack Cozart #2 of the Cincinnati Reds during the eighth inning of the game at Marlins Park on July 31, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

MLB Clarifies Home Plate Collision Rule

Major League Baseball sent a memo to teams and umpires clarifying this year’s experimental rule intended to limit collisions at home plate, saying runners should not be called safe if the ball clearly beats them.

09/10/2014

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Rare McGehee HR Helps Marlins Beat Giants 3-2

NL hits leader Casey McGehee homered for the second time this season, and the Miami Marlins took the lead for good on a wild pitch by Tim Lincecum in the seventh inning to beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Sunday.

07/20/2014

Jordany Valdespin #1 hits his first major league single against the San Francisco Giants during the second inning at Marlins Park on July 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Giants Go For Sweep Against Struggling Marlins

Tim Lincecum has had no trouble keeping things in perspective during his most dominant stretch in four seasons.

07/20/2014

MIAMI, FL - JULY 18: Outfielder Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants makes a catch against the wall in the third inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 18, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Sandoval’s Homer Helps Giants Beat Marlins 9-1

Pablo Sandoval hit a three-run homer off one of his favorite foils, and the San Francisco Giants beat the slumping Miami Marlins 9-1 Friday night.

07/18/2014

Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants steals second base ahead of a tag from Derek Dietrich #32 of the Miami Marlins during the first inning at AT&T Park on May 18, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Pablo Sandoval Homers; Giants Beat Marlins 4-1

Pablo Sandoval homered for the first time in more than a month, Ryan Vogelsong won for just the second time in nine starts, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 4-1 on Sunday to salvage a split of their four-game series.

05/18/2014

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