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MadBum, Giants cool off KC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals’ perfect postseason roll.

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Posted: oct. 22, 2014 12:23 a.m. | | MadBum, Giants cool off KC Comments 0 Comments

David Shaw shoulders blame for Stanford’s slide

STANFORD (AP) — David Shaw has answered questions about Stanford’s ability to remain a football powerhouse since he succeeded Jim Harbaugh as coach in January 2011, and the debate fires up any time his team begins to slide.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:21 p.m. | | David Shaw shoulders blame for Stanford’s slide Comments 0 Comments

Peavy-Ventura for Game 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 11:57 p.m. | | Peavy-Ventura for Game 2 Comments 0 Comments

Michael Sam released from practice squad

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL’s first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:21 p.m. | | Michael Sam released from practice squad Comments 0 Comments

Bruins hold off Sharks to win

BOSTON (AP) — Gregory Campbell scored the game winner with less than 10 minutes remaining and the Boston Bruins had to fend off a late four-minute power play to earn a wild 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:21 p.m. | | Bruins hold off Sharks to win Comments 0 Comments

Rice’s appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6

A hearing on Ray Rice’s appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:21 p.m. | | Rice’s appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6 Comments 0 Comments

‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius gets 5 years in prison

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, completing a transformation from an acclaimed sprinter at the 2012 Olympics to a convicted criminal led away in a police van with barred windows.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:21 p.m. | | ‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius gets 5 years in prison Comments 0 Comments

Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:20 p.m. | | Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts Comments 0 Comments

Buster’s back: Posey tries to add 3rd Series ring

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Buster Posey seemed almost embarrassed.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:20 p.m. | | Buster’s back: Posey tries to add 3rd Series ring Comments 0 Comments

Hats off! Royals get old-timey with tip o’ the hat

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nobody seems to know when the tradition of doffing a hat began, though most historians date the practice to the days when bowlers and boaters were in vogue.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:22 p.m. | | Hats off! Royals get old-timey with tip o’ the hat Comments 0 Comments

DEA complaint charges alleged MLB drug supplier

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents on Tuesday arrested a South Florida man suspected of manufacturing and supplying banned performance-enhancing drugs to clinics that distributed them to Major League Baseball players and other athletes.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 10:22 p.m. | | DEA complaint charges alleged MLB drug supplier Comments 0 Comments

Giants, KC hope rest doesn’t turn to rust

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 2:29 a.m. | | Giants, KC hope rest doesn’t turn to rust Comments 0 Comments

Four relievers help SF close in on history

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance.

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Posted: oct. 21, 2014 2:31 a.m. | | Four relievers help SF close in on history Comments 0 Comments

San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.

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Posted: oct. 20, 2014 11:43 p.m. | | San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals' Comments 0 Comments

Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air.

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Posted: oct. 20, 2014 11:40 p.m. | | Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run Comments 0 Comments

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