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When 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
ESPN.com 1 hour 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 1 hour agoESPN Raiders reporter Bill Williamson compares the road of Derek Carr to Browns rookie Johnny Manziel.Upvote Share TweetWin or lose, Jake Peavy is a treat to watch when he pitches.Upvote Share Tweet
Ace in waiting Ventura may be Royals' wild cardYordano Ventura, the 23-year-old with the triple-digit fastball is perfectly positioned to do what No. 1 starter James Shields could not as the Royals' rookie right-hander gets the ball for Game 2 of the World Series against the Giants tonight.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 legendaryMLB.com 9 hours agoWith 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 10 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 10 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 10 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
MLB.TV streaming World Series for first timeMLB.com 11 hours agoThe first World Series to be streamed live in the U.S. began on Tuesday night with an MLB.TV subscription as the Giants topped the Royals in Game 1, 7-1, representing a milestone in Major League Baseball broadcast delivery and allowing fans to watch thi…Upvote Share Tweet
Campbell, Bruins Put Away SharksOct 21Gregory Campbell's third-period goal was the game-winner in the Bruins' 5-3 win over the Sharks.
Campbell, Bruins Put Away SharksOct 21Gregory Campbell's third-period goal was the difference in the Bruins' 5-3 win over the Sharks.
Ticket Prices Through The RoofOct 21Real Money takes a look at BCS Championship, NBA Finals and World Series ticket prices.
Your 2014 World Se...MLB Finals PreviewOct 21The World Series used to feature the pennant winners of the American and National Leagues. It doesn't anymore. Keith Olbermann explains.
Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic agree to 4-year, $53 million extensionOct 21The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
NBA: This Memphis Grizzlies team will not quitOct 21The Grizzlies have made four straight postseasons. This could be the first one where they scratch and claw their way to June, writes J.A. Adande
Washington Wizards to add veteran guard John Lucas IIIOct 21The Washington Wizards, looking for a trusted veteran to add to their guard depth, are on the verge of signing John Lucas III, NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
The Week 7 MailbagOct 21Many of you wrote in Monday to ask about the fumble at the end of Rams-Seahawks, the miscue that infuriated Seattle and had a huge effect on the outcome of the game, a 28-26 St. Louis victory. I spoke to the NFL officiating czar, Dean Blandino, on Monda…