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Royals Even World Series Score With 7-2 Win Over Giants In Game 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece. A night after the Giants opened with a 7-1 victory for their seventh straight Series win, Gregor Blanco...
Via NESN.com
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Hunter Strickland shouts at Salvador Perez, benches clear

San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland needs to learn to control his temper. He was the catalyst behind a benches-clearing incident during the sixth inning of Game 2 of the World Series. Strickland entered the game with two men on and the Royals leading, 3-2. He then gave up a two-run double to Salvador Perez, and a two-run home run to Omar Infante (the first ..
Via The Sports Daily
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Tied through two

Omar Infante homered to pad the Royals’ lead in Game 2 (usatoday). The Kansas City Royals evened the series Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants with a 7-2 victory. The Royals received a solid effort out of starter Yordano Ventura that led way for the bullpen to seal the win after the Royals offense provided relief with help from a two-run home run off the bat of Omar...
Via isportsweb.com
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Miss California USA would like to date Eric Hosmer

I have no issue playing matchmaker during the World Series. Our old sports/pageant analyst friend, and 2013 Miss California, Mabelynn Capeluj just...
Via Busted Coverage
17 hours 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
17 hours 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
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royals underwear confiscated by Homeland Security for being unlicensed

Homeland Security agents confiscated dozens of pairs of underwear from Honig's Birdies Panties shop in Kansas City on Tuesday. The panties were first created to help celebrate the Royals' World Series appearance. They displayed “Take the Crown” and “KC” across the bottom. Unfortunately, officers told store owner Peregrine Honig that she infringed on MLB copyright...
Via The Sports Daily
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royals’ Yordano Ventura Learning, Growing From Pedro Martinez’s Wisdom

Yordano Ventura is turning to former major league ace Pedro Martinez as a source of wisdom. Ventura, like many pitchers who grow up in the Dominican Republic, idolizes Martinez. The Kansas City Royals’ young fireballer has a unique connection with Martinez that already has proven beneficial. “For me, Pedro Martinez has always been that player for me from the Dominican that I...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fan blows $300 buying hot dogs for his section at World Series

You have to respect a guy who spent big money on World Series tickets, drinks, dinner, drinks, parking, drinks and hot dogs...
Via Busted Coverage
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Royals fans caught sleeping during World Series Game 1 (Photos)

You would think that after waiting for 29 years for their team to return to the World Series, Kansas City Royals fans would be so excited to see the games that there would be no chance of them falling asleep while watching them. Apparently, however, that was not the case for two Royals fans in attendance at Kauffman Stadium during Tuesday night's Game 1 of the 2014 World Series...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game One was a Giant Mess for the Royals

This is it, boys. This was the game that was supposed to get things rolling. Forget the undefeated playoff run. Forget the walkoff knocking the Cardinals out of the World Series. Forget it all. Everything starts over, and the better team wins. Tonight clearly showed that the Royals are not the better team. This game made my head hurt. Between yelling at James Shields, who apparently...
Via Royals Blue
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Wife of Royals pitcher leaves World Series ticket as tip

Anyone who’s eaten out know that restaurant workers are doing it for the tips.  Hoping for that 18%, maybe 20% if they really make you feel like a friend.  Or even a World Series ticket?  Kansas City Royals reliever Wade Davis’ wife had an extra ticket to World Series Game 1 and thought her server at a local “Rock and Brews” might want to join them.  KMBC, the ABC affiliate...
Via Reading Between The Seams
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Royals fans sleeping during Game 1 loss at World Series

These Royals fans sleeping at the World Series need a 5 Hour Energy or two.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video game obsession threatened Royals' historic season

The Kansas City Royals’ secret to success is a simple one — more baseball, less video games. The Royals have been unstoppable during their historic postseason run to the World Series, but what did almost stop them from punching their ticket to the Fall Classic was a certain video game that consumed a large majority of the team earlier in the season. According to Andy McCullough...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Salvador Perez hassles Lorenzo Cain at media session

Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez spends almost as much time trolling OF Lorenzo Cain off the field as he does playing baseball on it. His Instagram account is filled with videos that showcase hilarious exchanges between the two teammates (like this one). But it doesn’t stop there. Perez took it one step further during Monday’s media session with reporters. He managed to weasel...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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