Tags » Giants

GIANTS WIN THE WORLD SERIES - BUMGARNER etches his name in Cooperstown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A giant, indeed.

Madison Bumgarner punctuated his World Series performance for the ages by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years in a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. 1,286 more words


Royal Magic No Match for Madison

For the first time in a lifetime watching the Royals, there was disappointment.

Not the kind of disappointment that you get used to when you watch a small market team traipse out a cast of characters that has no business playing the Major Leagues. 628 more words


SF Giants, World Series Champions

Great friends. Great game. Great night. Gooooooo GIANTS!!!!!!!!! For the record I fully acknowledge my extreme bandwagon status, but everyone loves to celebrate, and it was an absolute blast. 107 more words

They Lost

The Royals lost.

When I was rooting against them they didn’t even lose a single game.

When I was rooting for them they lost.

From now on the San Francisco Giants will be known as the San Francisco Jerkfaces. 14 more words


Where there's a World Series, there's a fire

The thing that’s always amazed me about San Francisco is how it changes from block to block. Five dollar cups of coffees are a stone’s throw from public housing. 107 more words


Pence, Panda leave marks on Series record book

Hunter Pence and Pablo Sandoval each tied the all-time record with 12 hits during the World Series. Pence had at least one hit in every game of the Fall Classic, and Sandoval set a single-postseason record with 26 hits during the Giants’ run to a third title in five seasons.



Morse saves best for last with Series-winning RBI

Michael Morse drove in a couple of runs in Game 7 of the World Series, the first on a second-inning sacrifice fly and the second on a single in the fourth that proved to be the Series-winning RBI in a game the Giants won, 3-2, to capture their third World Series title in the past five seasons.