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San Francisco Giants

World Series Recap

by Tara Sledjeski

Wikimedia Commons

For the third time in five years the San Francisco Giants are World Champions. The Giants latest World Series title came last night after a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals in Game Seven of the series.

World Series Game 3 Preview

by Tara Sledjeski

Wikimedia Commons

The 2014 World Series will head to San Francisco tonight with things all knotted up after the Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-2 in Game Two Wednesday night in KC. The Game One score was just as lopsided with the Giants winning 7-1 behind another stellar performance from lefty Madison Bumgarner.

Al Michaels Relives the Earthquake Game

by Anthony Pucik

Wikimedia Commons

25 years ago yesterday, Game 3 for the 1989 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics was interrupted by an earthquake, and Al Michaels was there to announce it all. Kyle Kesses talked with the Vin Scully Award winner about the game and what it was like. You can also take a look at the full piece here

World Series Game 3 Preview

by Jake Kring-Schreifels

Carlos Osorio/Associated Press

This postseason, the San Francisco Giants have proven just about everything. They’ve won with the long ball and the small ball. They’ve blown out their opponents and they’ve treaded through nail biters. They’re also resilient, overcoming Cincinnati down 0-2 in the series, and St. Louis down 1-3. On the brink of elimination, they play even better.