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Tim Lincecum was vomiting when Giants were introduced before Game 1
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For reasons only he knows for sure, Tim Lincecum was not being truthful when he tried explaining why he missed the San Francisco Giants introductions Tuesday night before Game 1 of the World Series. Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Wed…Upvote Share Tweet
The San Francisco Giants came out swinging in Game 1 of the World Series, routing the Kansas City Royals and taking a 1-0 lead in the series. The Royals try to even things up in Game 2 at home, sending their young fireballer Yordano Ventura to the mound…Upvote Share TweetALAMEDA, Calif. – Starting Oakland Raiders defensive end LaMarr Woodley is not practicing Wednesday. Woodley was hurt Sunday in a loss to Arizona. On Monday, interim Oakland coach Tony Sparano wouldn’t disclose the ailment. By NFL rules, the Raiders mus…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com 2 hours agoHouston Rockets All-NBA First Team honoree James Harden believes that he’s “the best all-around basketball player in the NBA.” Meanwhile, the agent of Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Klay Thompson recently opined that his client is “the best two-way …Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 4 hours agoPitcher Dummy Taylor starred at a school for the deaf in the Kansas City metropolitan area before helping the Giants reach the 1905 World Series.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 4 hours agoThe Royals face a familiar foe Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium as they look to even the World Series. Giants right-hander Jake Peavy gets the ball as San Francisco tries to take a 2-0 Series lead against the Royals and rookie righty Yordano Ventura.…Upvote Share Tweet
L.A. may have gone from luxury to necessity for NFLprofootballtalk.com 5 hours agoNearly 20 years ago, the Rams and Raiders left Los Angeles. Since then, talk has persisted regarding a potential return. Primarily because talk of teams moving to Los Angeles often helped certain teams get public money for new stadiums. Meanwhile, the N…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 6 hours agoThe Pro Football Hall of Fame added a new contributor category to help deserving non-players make their way to Canton, and the first two candidates have been chosen. Via Jim Trotter of ESPN, a member of the nine-person committee, former Raiders and Pack…Upvote Share Tweet
The ratings for Game 1 of the World Series were the lowest in historyyahoo.com 6 hours agoHunter Pence hit a homer, Madison Bumgarner had another dominant outing and the San Francisco Giants took Game 1 of the World Series, but TV viewers weren't all that impressed. According to overnight ratings, Game 1 of the 2014 World Series struck a new…Upvote Share Tweet
A look at how MLB creates the annual World Series Filmyahoo.com 7 hours agoKANSAS CITY, Mo. – What happens on the field during the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals is the central theme for MLB Productions annual World Series Film, But it sometimes isn't the main focus. The film, which MLB sa…Upvote Share Tweet49ersgab.com 7 hours agoNew Era has released an excellent new 49ers hat for the 2014 season, and now you can get it officially from their site - HERE! This 49ers NFL 2014 On Field 39THIRTY Cap features an embroidered (raised) SF 49ers logo on front, stitched New Era® flag at w…Upvote Share Tweet
Beaten Giants fan Stow hopes to walk againESPN.com 8 hours agoThe San Francisco Giants fan who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being beaten by two Dodgers fans says he is happy to be alive and wants to learn to walk and run normally again.Upvote Share Tweet
Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first pointthehockeynews.com 8 hours agoIn 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch DeAndre Jordan Sky To Finish Halfcourt Lob Versus Warriorsdimemag.com 8 hours agoDeAndre Jordan can jump. We all know that. But what’s equally impressive though often overlooked about the Los Angeles Clippers high-flyer is his incredible speed and dexterity for a player his size. Jordan moves and contorts like a 6-7, 210 pound small…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 10 hours agoESPN 49ers reporter Paul Gutierrez says the team’s bye week comes at a good time with all the injuries.Upvote Share Tweet
Raiders face another rookie QBESPN.com 10 hours agoESPN Raiders reporter Bill Williamson compares the road of Derek Carr to Browns rookie Johnny Manziel.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 16 hours agoWhen Jake Peavy takes the mound to start tonight's Game 2 of the World Series (4:30 p.m. PT airtime/5:07 p.m. PT gametime on FOX), he will be pitching on 10 days' rest, but while such a long layoff can sometimes be difficult for a pitcher, the Giants ri…Upvote Share Tweet
SF's fast first frame KOs KC, quiets The KIf there's a formula for beating the Royals, the Giants found it. Actually, it's the formula baseball teams have been using for more than a century. First things first. The Giants put up three runs in the first inning and cruised to a 7-1 victory over t…Upvote Share Tweet
Bumgarner is a Royal pain in Series openerMadison Bumgarner padded what was already an impressive World Series resume in Game 1 on Tuesday night, allowing just three hits and one run in seven innings to lead the Giants to a 7-1 win over the Royals in Kansas City.Upvote Share Tweet
Sandoval's October exploits becoming legendaryWith a 2-for-5, two-RBI performance in the Giants' 7-1 Game 1 victory over the Royals, Pablo Sandoval improved his lifetime postseason batting average to .328. That moved him above Babe Ruth and just about everyone else on baseball's all-time list. Amon…Upvote Share Tweet
Duffy shakes off rust, carries bullpen's burdenMLB.com 18 hours agoAfter being absent from the mound for nearly the entire past three weeks, Danny Duffy tossed three-plus innings of relief for the Royals in their 7-1 loss to the Giants in Game 1 of the World Series.Upvote Share Tweet
Tim Lincecum absent from World Series base-line introductionsyahoo.com 18 hours agoKANSAS CITY, Mo. — A tradition like few others in sports, the base-line introductions at the World Series often are good for riling up the stadium crowd. It's also fun to see who gets booed, who gets cheered and how much. Only the starting players for t…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 19 hours agoThe Giants jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning of their victory over the Royals in Game 1 of the World Series, but it could have been worse were it not for an impressive relay between Nori Aoki and Omar Infante that cut down Buster Posey at hom…Upvote Share Tweet
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