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Predicting the Baltimore Orioles' 2015 Opening Day Roster

Anyone who's read or seen Moneyball knows the stresses that come along with assembling a 25-man major league roster, especially in the wake of a disappointing dismissal from the postseason. Unfortunately, the real-life version of team-building...Show More Summary

Trust Ratings for Every 2014 World Series Late-Inning Pitcher

The trust that a player builds with his teammates and manager over the course of baseball's regular season is, unquestionably, a vital part of any team's success. If there's no trust, there's no success—and there's certainly no deepShow More Summary

World Series Schedule 2014: TV Info and Live Stream for Royals vs. Giants Game 4

The first of three World Series contests took place at AT&T Park on Friday night, but the home team did not prevail. The Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 3-2 on the heels of a defensive showdown. The game's result...Show More Summary

World Series 2014: Schedule and Predictions for Royals vs. Giants Game 4

Let this sink in for a minute—the Kansas City Royals are two victories away from winning the World Series. Kansas City stuck to its familiar postseason formula of impressive defense and dominant bullpen pitching on Friday to scrap together a 3-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Show More Summary

Royals vs. Giants: Game 4 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

After both the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants romped through their respective leagues, it has become increasingly clear that the 2014 World Series will be a much longer affair. With neither team able to steer the game towards...Show More Summary

KC Royals vs. SF Giants: Keys for Each Team to Win World Series Game 4

There are no must-win games until one team actually must win. But Game 4 of the 2014 World Series is about as close as it gets for the San Francisco Giants. After losing 3-2 to the Kansas City Royals at home Friday night, the Giants find themselves in a 2-1 hole. Show More Summary

Buster Posey, Bruce Bochy Are the Keys to Giants' World Series Comeback

The numbers cannot be ignored. Before this World Series, 54 of them have been tied 1-1, and of the 54 Game 3 winners, 38 have gone on to win the whole thing, according to Elias Sports Bureau. That is a touch more than 70 percent andShow More Summary

Royals' Game 3 Win Proves Not Even Ned Yost's Gambles Can Stop Their Bullpen

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost didn't make it easy on his bullpen in Game 3 of the World Series. Were it a lesser bullpen, it might have snapped. It's a good thing, then, that the Royals bullpen is anything but "lesser." On Friday night at AT&T Park, the Royals downed the San Francisco Giants by a 3-2 final to take a 2-1 series lead. Show More Summary

Rookie Brandon Finnegan Makes History with 1st NCAA, MLB World Series Double-Dip

There are good years, and then there's Brandon Finnegan's year. In June, he pitched in the College World Series for Texas Christian University. That same month, the Kansas City Royals drafted the 21-year-old left-hander in the first round. Show More Summary

Royals vs. Giants: Game 3 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 World Series

A loss in the opening game of the World Series snapped an eight-game winning streak for the Kansas City Royals. On Friday night, they started a new streak with a second straight win over the San Francisco Giants. In a pivotal game after dropping the first matchup at home, the Royals stymied the Giants' lineup in a 3-2 victory. Show More Summary

American Flag Features Giant Hole During World Series Game 3 National Anthem

Well, that's not good. Game 3 of the 2014 World Series got off to a rough start as the giant American flag on the field ripped during the national anthem. [Vine] Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com

World Series 2014 Game 3: Live Score, Highlights for Giants vs. Royals

Keep it locked right here as we bring you live World Series Game 3 coverage! Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com

World Series 2014: X-Factors to Watch for Giants vs. Royals

One of the most crucial components in the World Series every year is just one player who can shift momentum. The 2014 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants has proved to be no different. In Game 1, it was Hunter Pence who changed the outlook with just one swing in the first inning. Show More Summary

World Series 2014: Odds and Predictions for Royals vs. Giants Game 3

Someone is going to take control of the 2014 World Series on Friday, and they will probably score seven runs in the process. The San Francisco Giants won Game 1 by the score of 7-1, but the Kansas City Royals returned the favor with a 7-2 victory in Game 2. Show More Summary

Paul Konerko and Jimmy Rollins Named Co-Winners of Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball announced on Friday that Paul Konerko and Jimmy Rollins both won the Roberto Clemente Award. It's the first time the honor has been split among two players: Konerko is also the first Chicago White Sox player toShow More Summary

What Should Pittsburgh Pirates Fans Expect from Ike Davis in 2015?

The year was 2012, and a young Ike Davis was becoming one of the best first basemen in the National League. Davis blasted 32 home runs while driving in 90 that season, and it looked as if he had found his niche and was ready to help the New York Mets in their efforts to turn things around as an organization. Not so fast. Show More Summary

All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Roadblock to a Successful Offseason

The offseason has already begun for every team but the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, and once the World Series is over, teams will begin to address their biggest needs through trades and/or free-agent signings. Right now,...Show More Summary

5 Top Prospects That the Chicago Cubs Can Trade

Despite not fielding a winning team since 2009, Chicago Cubs fans are excited about their team's future. Most of this excitement comes not from the play at the major league level but rather from the wealth of talent throughout the Cubs...Show More Summary

Adam Wainwright Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Recovery from Elbow Surgery

For most of the 2014 season, Adam Wainwright dealt with an elbow injury that he was able to pitch through. Now, the St. Louis Cardinals' ace underwent surgery to address the issue moving forward. Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported the latest on Wainwright's ailment. Show More Summary

Detroit Tigers: Why Detroit Doesn't Have to Make Any Major Offseason Moves

Winter is coming for the Detroit Tigers. Or, in less ominous terms, the offseason is just around the corner. Once the World Series concludes, general manager Dave Dombrowski and company will delve into Detroit’s plans for improving a supremely talented team. Like any other squad, contending or not, the Tigers have their warts. Show More Summary

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