| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Kansas City Royals might have skipped the World Series for three decades, but they have an identity now. Ladies and gentlemen, the Royals Way: a lockdown bullpen, suffocating defense and speed to kill.
The Oakland Athletics have a way, the zig-when-...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:55 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Giants Game 2 starter Jake Peavy considers himself a "laid-back" guy, saying he prefers kicking back during the winter "and letting life come to me. "
But that doesn't mesh with the Peavy who talks to himself and gets a bit...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:22 AM
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MLB Team Report - San Francisco Giants - INSIDE PITCH
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jake Peavy earned a World Series ring with the Boston Red Sox last year.
The right-hander will try to move closer to another championship when he starts...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:50 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Oh, say, can you see Tim Lincecum?
The one-time Giants ace was a mysterious no-show during the national anthem before Game 1 of the World Series. While other players lined up along the left-field foul line, Linecum was nowhere to be...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The Tribune’s Mark Gonzales answers readers’ questions about the possibility of Justin Grimm returning to the rotation, Kris Bryant’s exclusion from the 40-man roster, and Welington Castillo’s future:
Q: Justin Grimm originally...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Job 1 for Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday: pitch the Dodgers to the National League West championship. He wins, and they clinch, with the San Francisco Giants on hand to witness the party.
Win or lose, Kershaw can etch his name in baseball's record book,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Buster Posey, the San Francisco Giants catcher and 2012 National League MVP, has sold a condominium in Scottsdale, Ariz., for $195,000.
Located 20 minutes north of Scottsdale Stadium, the Giants’ Cactus League facility, the unit includes a...
| Sep 14, 2014
For the last couple of months, the Dodgers have celebrated each of their home runs by turning on a machine that dispenses soap bubbles in their dugout.
Yasiel Puig, who hit his last home run July 31, has never turned on that machine.
"One of these...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Strange things can sometimes bring a team together, unexpected things.
The Dodgers were wiped out, 9-0, in the opener Friday of their key series with the Giants and lost starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu to injury. Catcher A.J. Ellis said it felt like they&...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:13 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Right-hander Tim Lincecum pitched his second career no-hitter Wednesday and second in two seasons against the San Diego Padres, leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 victory at AT&T Park.
Lincecum recorded his seventh career shutout...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:13 PM
White Sox: With no homers in 237 at-bats entering Saturday, Conor Gillaspie's power outage grows more mysterious.
Indians: Nick Swisher had .128 average with no walks in first 39 at-bats after return from DL. Nice...