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Beaten Giants fan shows progress in ESPN interview (Yahoo Sports)

CAPITOLA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco Giants fan who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being beaten by two Dodger fans three years ago outside Dodger Stadium put up his hands and fingers, fist-bumped his mom and talked about his goals in a display of his progress during a new interview aired Wednesday morning.

Posted on 22 October 2014 @ 5:18 pm

Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener (Yahoo Sports)

San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco and Juan Perez celebrate after Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants won 7-1 to take a 1-0 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.


Posted on 22 October 2014 @ 5:32 am

Pence shakes up Royals with homer in Series opener (Yahoo Sports)

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence hits a two-run home run during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Pence most definitely found the right place.


Posted on 22 October 2014 @ 5:09 am

Korean ‘superfan’ of Royals headed back to KC (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2014 file photo, longtime Kansas City Royals fan Sung Woo Lee, from South Korea, throws the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, in Kansas City, Mo. Lee, a die-hard, long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who became an international celebrity after he was superstitiously credited with sparking the team's playoff run left Tuesday, Oct. 21, for Missouri to watch the Royals appear in their first World Series since 1985. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A die-hard, long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who became an international celebrity after he was superstitiously credited with sparking the team’s playoff run left Tuesday for Missouri to watch the Royals appear in their first World Series since 1985.


Posted on 22 October 2014 @ 12:02 am

Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts (Yahoo Sports)

Kansas City Royals Yordano Ventura, left, translates for Jeremy Guthrie during a press conference before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts.


Posted on 21 October 2014 @ 11:04 pm

Phillies sign Jerome Williams to 1-year deal (Yahoo Sports)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Right-hander Jerome Williams has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Posted on 21 October 2014 @ 10:29 pm

Royals add Nix to active roster and drop Colon (Yahoo Sports)

Kansas City Royals' Jayson Nix handles a ground ball during batting practice before the start of the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Infielder Jayson Nix was added to the Kansas City Royals’ active roster for the World Series against San Francisco in place of rookie Christian Colon.


Posted on 21 October 2014 @ 8:50 pm



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