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The World Series Win’s a Bum’s Rush

Sports PhotoMadison Bumgarner was the World Series for the champion San Francisco Giants, says SC’s Jeff Kallman after the Giants win their third championship in five years. Complete Story

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The Shot Heard ‘Round the Bay

Sports PhotoIt only took 63 years to get Bobby Thomson a roommate in the exclusive penthouse he occupied in the franchise edifice. Bobby, call your office, says SC’s Jeff Kallman — there’s a Travis Ishikawa on the line for you. Complete Story

Giants Thrown Onto Threshold of World Series

Sports PhotoThese San Francisco Giants won’t say no to throwing errors (or anything else) setting up their National League Championship Series wins, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

Crowned Royals Ride Roach Coach to Series

Sports PhotoThe Kansas City Royals go to the World Series for the first time since the Reagan Administration after sweeping the Baltimore Orioles, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

Cardinals May Have Lost in Game 2 Win

Sports PhotoKolten Wong’s walkoff blast nailed a wild NLCS Game 2 for the St. Louis Cardinals, but heart-and-soul Yadier Molina’s oblique injury in the sixth may yet prove to cost them big, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

These Royals Can Hit Like, Well, Orioles, If Need Be

Sports PhotoThe American League Championship Series opened with the KC Royals proving they didn’t always have to stick to small (mini?) ball to win, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

The Most Powerful Bunt of All-Time

Sports PhotoA stocky catcher drops an unlikely bunt, a tall pitcher throws it away into the bullpen allowing two runs home, and the Washington Nationals might have turned their NLDS around, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

They Did! They Did! They Did Taw Some Puddy Tats!

Sports PhotoThe Baltimore Orioles have finished what they started, a division series sweep of the too-flawed Detroit Tigers, and manager Buck Showalter even threw “the book” out to seal it, says SC’s Jeff Kallman. Complete Story

The Wrong Hook Puts the Nats on the Hook

Sports PhotoOne out from a 3-hit shutout Saturday, Jordan Zimmermann got the hook, the game ended up going eighteen, and ended with the Nationals a game from postseason elimination because their manager went by “the book” and not the moment. Complete Story

Giants Give the Pirates the Bum’s Rush Out

Sports PhotoMadison Bumgarner and Brandon Crawford remind you that not every postseason game can be a hair-raiser — some of them have to be bludgeoning shutouts. Complete Story

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