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  • World Series notebook: Bumgarner makes himself available

    The Sports Xchange World Series notebook: Bumgarner makes himself available KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After throwing 117 pitches in a complete-game shutout Sunday, San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner was willing to pitch again on Tuesday. "I'...
  • Ned Yost maintains optimism heading into Game 6

    The journey began in the dead of night in California and ended just before morning broke across the Midwest. The Royals landed in Kansas City around 5 a.m. and most required an extra hour of transit before reaching their homes. About 10 hours later, the...
  • World Series notebook: Yost remains confident

    The Sports Xchange By Alan Eskew, The Sports Xchange World Series notebook: Yost remains confident KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals are in a win-or-go-home situation for the first time since rallying to beat the Oakland Athletics on Sept....
  • Bumgarner stymies Royals again as Giants win Game 5

    SAN FRANCISCO Inside the Kansas City Royals dugout, the site of such glee in these playoffs, hands rested in pockets and towels lay dormant. There was little to discuss, and even less to celebrate. The players popped sunflower seeds and spat and sighed as...
  • World Series: 5 things we know entering Game 6

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange World Series: 5 things we know entering Game 6 The San Francisco Giants moved within one win of capturing their third World Series title in five years, taking a three-games-to-two lead over the...
  • Lineup tweaks pay dividends for Royals

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Lineup tweaks pay dividends for Royals SAN FRANCISCO -- The Kansas City Royals might have pounded their way to a World Series Game 2 victory in Kansas City by scoring seven runs Wednesday night....
  • Royals take control with win in San Francisco

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Royals take control with win in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO -- When it came time to consider ending right-hander Jeremy Guthrie's brilliant effort Friday night, Kansas City Royals manager Ned...
  • Royals edge Giants, 3-2, take 2-1 series lead

    SAN FRANCISCO This ballpark consists of red bricks, wind-whipped World Series banners and orange Giants hoodies. It's nearly 1,700 miles west of TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, the stadium where Brandon Finnegan set his sights upon as last winter thawed....
  • Royals 3, Giants 2

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Royals 3, Giants 2 SAN FRANCISCO -- Alcides Escobar ignited a two-run sixth inning with his second hit of the game, and the Kansas City bullpen pitched four hitless innings, propelling the...
  • Sam Mellinger: Billy Butler comes through in key moment for Royals

    They stood and they clapped and they yelled as loud as 40,000 people bonded by what they've come to believe might be a once-in-a-lifetime experience can yell. BILL-EEE, BUT-LER!!! The people here had been waiting for this moment. They'd been waiting for...
  • Royals DH Butler set for move to pinch-hit role

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Manager Ned Yost used an identical Kansas City Royals lineup for the team's first 10 postseason games, but that will change Friday for Game 3 of the World Series....