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San Francisco Giants Fans Take to Streets After World Series Winnytimes.com 4 hours agoFans of the took to the streets to celebrate on Wednesday night after their team won the baseball World Series, topping the Kansas City Royals, but the festivities were marred by raucous fans and fires.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 5 hours agoThe Kansas City Chiefs and New York Jets, teams headed in opposite directions, meet Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. After losing their first two games, the Chiefs climbed to 4-3 after Sunday's 34-7 win over the St. Louis Rams. The Jets, after beating the O…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 6 hours agoKANSAS CITY, Mo. — As it relates to sport, a dynasty is supposed to be a sequence of champions. A sequence is supposed to be a continuously connected series of occurrences. The championships must connect, and not merely in a figurative sense. And yet, i…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants culminate up and down season with surprising World Series winyahoo.com 7 hours agoThere was a day near the end of June on which a San Francisco Giants fan would have told you the boys in orange and black had no chance to be World Series champs again. The Giants had surrendered a 10-game lead in the NL West in an epic midsummer collap…Upvote Share Tweet
Morse saves best for last with Series-winning RBIMLB.com 8 hours agoMichael Morse drove in a couple of runs in Game 7 of the World Series, the first on a second-inning sacrifice fly and the second on a single in the fourth that proved to be the Series-winning RBI in a game the Giants won, 3-2, to capture their third Wor…Upvote Share Tweet
Scattered violence, arrests mar Giants revelryESPN.com 10 hours ago=They cheered every strike and pop fly together. They booed every pitch called as a ball in unison. Then, when victory was theirs, an orange-and-black sea standing shoulder to shoulder roared as one.Upvote Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Before MadBum's triumphant finishing number in the World Series, there was Jeremy Affeldt's effective warm-up performance that put the San Francisco Giants in a position to win another championsh…Upvote Share TweetFrom Giants ace Madison Bumgarner continuing to make history (this time out of the bullpen) to Pablo Sandoval completing a record-setting postseason of his own, Game 7 of the 2014 Fall Classic provided plenty more material for the baseball annals.Upvote Share TweetHunter Pence and Pablo Sandoval each tied the all-time record with 12 hits during the World Series. Pence had at least one hit in every game of the Fall Classic, and Sandoval set a single-postseason record with 26 hits during the Giants' run to a third …Upvote Share Tweet
Smallville: Giants show off fundamentals on big stageUsing two sacrifice flies and a single to right, the Giants scored just enough runs to back up an amazing pitching performance by Madison Bumgarner and Co., wrapping up a postseason run that proved that there are many different ways to manufacture runs …Upvote Share Tweet
Giants write their own history against all oddsBruce Bochy knew the odds were stacked against his team entering Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night. For a team that defied the odds for much of the season, however, it didn't seem to faze the Giants that no road team had won a World Series G…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants execs savor fitting end to title questThis year's Giants gave team president and CEO Larry Baer much to appreciate, including their professional attitude, and general manager Brian Sabean also was immensely proud of the club.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants' World Series victory parade slated for FridayThough the Giants clinched the World Series on the road in Kansas City, fans will have an opportunity to celebrate the 2014 title Friday when the club returns home for a victory parade.Upvote Share Tweet
MadBum seals MVP with outing, postseason for the agesWe have never seen anything quite like Madison Bumgarner on this postseason stage and in this Fall Classic. The Giants claimed their third title in five seasons in a 3-2 Game 7 victory in which Bumgarner cemented his obvious, unanimous claim to the Most…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants worried that Gordon's hit and Blanco's error would tie score in ninthyahoo.com 10 hours agoKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Not long after the last out of Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night, Gregor Blanco joked about the play before the last out. It might have stopped Blanco's heart. Alex Gordon hit a ball into the gap in left-center field for a…Upvote Share Tweet
Statcast: Gordon stops 90 feet from tying Game 7MLB.com 10 hours agoWith a little help from Giants center fielder Gregor Blanco, the Royals came oh-so-close to tying Game 7 of the World Series with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning on Wednesday night, and Statcast tracking technology breaks down how Alex Gordon…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten best moments from the San Francisco Giants' championship runyahoo.com 10 hours agoThe San Francisco Giants are back on top of the mountain in Major League Baseball. With a 3-2 victory against the Kansas City Royals in World Series Game 7, they earned their third World Series championship in five seasons and their eighth in franchise …Upvote Share Tweet
Barry Bonds shows up at AT&T Park to celebrate World Series with Giants fansyahoo.com 11 hours agoBarry Bonds just showed up outside AT&T Park to celebrate #SFGIANTS #WorldSeriesChampions @kron4news pic.twitter.com/6Hp2dpCc7M— Chuck Clifford (@chuckclifford) October 30, 2014 As usually happens when a pro sports team wins a championship, San Fran…Upvote Share TweetA raucous crowd lingered by the Royals' dugout long after the game ended. Many of them begged league officials and media members on the field to send their team out to see them after a tough 3-2 loss to the Giants in Game 7 of the World Series.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants fans gather for another championship partyMLB.com 12 hours agoAs Pablo Sandoval collapsed to the ground, the Giants' third World Series title in five seasons nestled securely in his glove, the throng of Giants fans watching on a big screen TV thousands of miles away at San Francisco's Civic Center jumped up and do…Upvote Share Tweet
David Ross On World Series Game 7Oct 292013 World Series champion David Ross joins Keith Olbermann to address some storylines heading into Game 7 of the 2014 World Series.
Giants-Royals PreviewOct 29Mark Mulder previews Game 7 of the World Series between the Giants and the Royals, discusses the keys to P Tim Hudson's success and gives his pick for who wins.
Giants Win World SeriesOct 29Baseball Tonight Spotlight: The Giants held off the Royals 3-2 to win Game 7 of the World Series.
Bumgarner On World Series WinOct 29Chris Berman and Aaron Boone spoke with World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner about the reliever's dominance throughout the 2014 postseason, including pitching the final five innings in Game 7 of the World Series.
Week 9: Two Great Rivalries RenewedOct 30The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Chicago Bulls couldn't have asked for a better season openerOct 30Yes, the Knicks are ugly, but it was top-to-bottom domination for Chicago at Madison Square Garden, Michael Wilbon writes.
The First HalfOct 29THE FIRST HALF: What’s made the NFL’s 95th season memorable—so far The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Chicago Bulls poised to beat LeBron James' Cavaliers with playoff savvy, e…Oct 28The Chicago Bulls know playoff heartache and failure intimately, which makes this Bulls team more ready than LeBron James and the imposing Cleveland Cavaliers to win a championship, Michael Wilbon writes.