| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:00 PM
WORLD SERIES: GIANTS VS. ROYALS
POS; PLAYER; AVG.; HR; RBI; COMMENT
SS; Alcides Escobar; .285; 3; 50; .283 first half, .287 second half, .278 postseason.
RF; Nori Aoki; .285; 1; 43; Jarrod Dyson is designated runner...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Most players had already cleared out of the Orioles clubhouse by Friday afternoon when reporters were allowed inside. The team arrived home from Kansas City – swept by the Royals in four games in the American League Championship Series -- on...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:37 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Travis Ishikawa blasted a three-run home run with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday night, sending the San Francisco Giants to their third World Series in five years with a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:14 PM
As Travis Ishikawa circled the bases — levitated, really — after hitting the home run that sent the San Francisco Giants to the World Series, he saw a teammate approaching him. Ishikawa was rounding second base and heading for third, and all...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:34 AM
Two former Orioles and an ex-Orioles minor leaguer figured prominently in the NLCS clinching game Thursday night.
Travis Ishikawa, who played six games with the Orioles in 2013, hit the three-run home run to give the Giants a 6-3 walk-off win in the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:30 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Brandon Crawford raced home from second base on a throwing error by reliever Randy Choate in the 10th inning Tuesday, allowing the San Francisco Giants to rebound after blowing a four-run lead and beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 in...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:35 PM
A look at the National League Championship Series between the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals:
Game 1: Saturday, 5 p.m.
San Francisco (Bumgarner 18-10, 2.98) at St. Louis (Wainwright 20-9, 2.38)
Game 2: Sunday, 5 p.m.
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:36 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Brandon Crawford became the first shortstop to hit a grand slam in a postseason game, and Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hit shutout as the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 Wednesday night in the National League wild-...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:21 PM
The Dodgers could be National League West champions by Tuesday night.
Here's what they have to do: Beat the second-place San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium on Monday, and again the next day.
"That'd be really nice," Matt Kemp said.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The list of players who were the most valuable on their team through the first half of the 2014 baseball season includes usual suspects such as Andrew McCutchen, Troy Tulowitzki, Paul Goldschmidt, Felix Hernandez and David Price.
As with every season,...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The state of baseball is strong.
The state of baseball is California.
Never have four of the state's five major league teams qualified for the playoffs in the same year. But this could be the most golden of Octobers in the Golden State.