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Erin Andrews’ misquote makes for an awkward post-game interview with Hunter Pence

After the San Francisco Giants’ World Series game 1 victory of the Royals, helped by Hunter Pence’s 1st-inning homerun, Erin Andrews caught up with him after the game only to misquote him on something that pitcher Santiago Casilla actually said, or didn’t say… “You told us today the theme would kind of be there’s nothing to fear,” Andrews said. “You just handed...
Via Low Brow Sports
21 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Giants Injury Update: Tim Lincecum to undergo treatment

Giants right hander Tim Lincecum, who left a relief appearance in Game 2 of the World Series in mid at-bat on Wednesday (video here and below), will undergo treatment and further evaluation on his lower back, reports Janie McCauley of the Associated Press.Prior to his exit, Lincecum threw 23 pitches, getting five outs (two strikeouts) as he appeared in the 7th and 8th innings of...
Via Sports Injury Alert
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

No Talks Between Giants and Pablo Sandoval Since Spring Training

While San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is out here playing his heart out to win a third World Series championship in five seasons, there stands a decent chance that the final game of the series against the Kansas City Royals will be his last in a Giants uniform. Sandoval, 28, is set to become a free agent this winter. And while he has played great baseball when it...
Via Sportsnaut
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hunter Strickland loses his cool, and maybe Giants’ confidence

Man, what is the deal with Hunter Strickland? Typically, the 26-year-old right-hander would be a nice story, the type we love to celebrate during the postseason. Prior to this year, Strickland was a career minor leaguer, drafted by the Red Sox in 2007 and playing in the Boston and Pittsburgh organizations before landing with the Giants last year. After compiling a 2.09 ERA in 41...
Via The Outside Corner
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Giants Injury Update: Tim Lincecum exits World Series with injury

With two outs in the eighth inning, former starter Tim Lincecum exited game two of the World Series with what originally appeared to be a leg injury.  This rough season has continued.  #456341936 / gettyimages.comTim Lincecum leaves the game with trainer Dave Groeschner | 2 outs and nobody on. Further updates coming. Now pitching, Santiago Casilla— #OctoberTogether (@SFGiants...
Via MLB Injury News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants OF Gregor Blanco Makes World Series History With Lead-Off Home Run

After tearing up Kansas City in Game One the Giants would like nothing more than to rip the Royals again in their house before heading back to the City by the Bay. It certainly looked promising for the G-Men when Gregor Blanco hit a lead-off home run to give the Giants an early 1-0 lead.As it turns out it wasn't just any old home run though.Read more »
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Giants pitcher yells at Salvador Perez after HR

Giants reliever Hunter Strickland is a pretty poor sport when things aren’t going his way, and things weren’t going his way on Wednesday night. Strickland entered the bottom of the 6th inning of Game 2 of the World Series in Kansas City with two on, one out and the Royals up 3-2. Strickland uncorked a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buster Posey, Nine Other Candidates To Become ‘Face Of MLB’ (Photos)

The Buster Posey hype train is reaching new speeds this October. As the San Francisco Giants seek their third World Series title in five seasons, some pundits, including ESPN’s Jayson Stark, are dubbing Posey the new face of Major League Baseball. A popular belief is that someone needs to fill the role vacated by longtime New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter, who retired this season...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game 1 of the World Series least watched on record

A blowout Game 1 of the World Series featuring a small market team and a big market club in its third Fall Classic in five seasons didn’t move the needle for Fox. The San Francisco Giants’ 7-1 win over the Kansas City Royals drew 12.19 million viewers, the lowest ever for Game 1 of the World Series, the fifth-least watched World Series game in history, and the least-watched World...
Via Awful Announcing
1 day ago  |  Discuss

World Series Game 2 Preview: Giants vs. Royals

Madison Bumgarner continued his postseason dominance against (what had been) the hottest team of October... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The San Francisco Giants are zombies

The excellent thing about baseball’s postseason will always be the inaccuracies that bring poetic endings. No one would believe the amount of incredible catches, seeing-eye singles and thrifty trips around the base paths the Kansas City Royals enjoyed en route to their first Fall Classic in 29 years. It’s beautiful and lively. The home run […] The post Never Count Out The...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jake Peavy: Giants’ Pablo Sandoval Has ‘David Ortiz Spirit’ In Playoffs

Pablo Sandoval makes a huge impact, no pun intended. Sandoval has a track record of postseason success with the San Francisco Giants. He earned World Series MVP honors in 2012 and currently is seeking his third title in five seasons. According to Giants teammate Jake Peavy, Sandoval’s “it” factor in October is something few players across Major League Baseball possess. “Pablo...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Giants dethrone Royals in Game 1 of World Series

Big Game James was far from that in the Royals first World Series game in 29 years. From the first inning when the Giants battered the changeless Shields for three runs there was no escaping for Shields. It started in the very first at bat with former Royal Gregor Blanco singling on a change up that Shields left up. Following a productive Joe Panik at bat Pablo Sandoval put the Giants...
Via Pine Tar Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Erin Andrews’ Awkward Hunter Pence Interview

Erin Andrews' post-game interview with Hunter Pence got awkward after Game 1 of the World Series.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

GALLERY: 10 greatest walk-off homers in MLB playoff history

The walk-off hit is one of sports’ most exhilarating moments, and when it happens in October, it’s something fans cherish for generations. Travis Ishikawa gave San Francisco Giants fans a memory they’ll never forget when he hit a three-run homer to win the National League pennant. The hit, along with Joe Buck’s call, reminded everyone of another walk-off blast from the...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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