10/29/2014 | Oct. 29 Ned Yost postgame interview
Royals manager Ned Yost addressed the media following Game 7 of the World Series in Kansas City.
10/29/2014 | Giants turn two after replay overturns safe call
Giants manager Bruce Bochy came out on the winning end of a replay challenge in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night. The Royals' Eric Hosmer dove headfirst into first base trying to break up a double play in the third inning, and he was ruled safe by umpire Eric Cooper. But after a two-minute, 57-second review, the call was overturned and Hosmer was ruled out.
10/29/2014 | Royals' Game 7 hero Saberhagen gets call for first pitch
The Royals, perhaps attempting to recapture some of that Game 7 magic, contacted Brett Saberhagen in the eighth inning of Tuesday night's Game 6 and asked him to throw out the ceremonial pitch for Wednesday night's finale. Saberhagen said yes without hesitation.
10/29/2014 | Fan Cave winners wrap up memorable season at Game 7
After watching 2,430 regular-season games plus All-Star Week and a postseason culminating in a World Series Game 7, four MLB Fan Cave Dwellers were each presented with $5,000 and a thanks from Major League Baseball in a pregame field ceremony on Wednesday night before the Giants and Royals met at Kauffman Stadium.
10/29/2014 | Kansas City police officer honored with Legacy Seat
James Cisneros works off-duty security for the Royals and was stationed in the bullpen during Games 1 and 2. He assumed that his assignment would be the same for Game 7, but on Tuesday afternoon, he got the call telling him that he would have the honor of sitting in the Buck O'Neil Legacy Seat instead.
10/29/2014 | Starters providing relief in Game 7 not uncommon
The possibility of Giants ace Madison Bumgarner getting a call from the bullpen in Game 7 of the World Series against the Royals on Wednesday night has been discussed so much it would be more of a surprise if he doesn't pitch than if he does. If he does, it wouldn't be unprecedented.
10/29/2014 | Royals fight tooth and nail, fall just short in Game 7
They amazed, energized and captivated a community hungry for postseason baseball after a 29-year lapse and, although they couldn't capture the final prize, the Kansas City Royals made it a battle right to the end. They yielded the World Series championship to the San Francisco Giants, 3-2, in Game 7 on Wednesday night as a hopeful crowd of 40,535 rocked Kauffman Stadium.
10/29/2014 | Trip down memory lane for 1985 champion Royals
There's nothing like a first World Series appearance in 29 years to bring players from the championship team of 1985 back to Kauffman Stadium.
10/29/2014 | Lineup breakdown: Giants vs. Royals, Game 7
This is it. Game 7 of the World Series between the Giants and the Royals. Here's a breakdown of the lineups.
10/29/2014 | MLB Notebook: Rookie, big bats keep Royals' hopes alive
The Royals broke out for 10 runs in Game 6, which was more than enough support for rookie starter Yordano Ventura, who tossed seven shoutout innings to help force a decisive Game 7.
10/29/2014 | Jirschele's third-base signals lost in translation by Royals
Mike Jirschele had one of his busier nights from the third-base coaching box at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday night during the Royals' 10-0 Game 6 victory over the Giants.
10/29/2014 | Royals are loaded with fresh arms for Game 7
A 10-0 rout of the Giants in Game 6 on Tuesday -- thanks to the bats and an impressive seven-inning performance from 23-year-old starter Yordano Ventura -- enabled Royals manager Ned Yost to avoid using Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, and the trio will head into Wednesday night's Game 7 ready to roll.
10/29/2014 | Butler's emotional ride with Royals headed for Game 7
Billy Butler has been a consistent presence in the Royals' lineup for eight seasons, but nothing the designated hitter has witnessed in his career compares to the emotions he has felt during the organization's magical 2014 season.
10/29/2014 | Game 7's deliver ecstasy, heartbreak in ultimate drama
Here's a look back at five of the best World Series seventh games before the Giants and Royals hit the field on Wednesday night.
10/29/2014 | Cain raises game to put Royals on the cusp of crown
Lorenzo Cain's production has the Royals on the brink of a championship. The 28-year-old center fielder reached base four times and drove in three of the Royals' 10 runs on Tuesday, a continuation of his steady production over the better part of the last three weeks.
10/29/2014 | Ventura pays tribute to Taveras with outing
Yordano Ventura's friend, Oscar Taveras, was on his mind during his Game 6 start, but his focus was obviously on the job at hand -- pitch the Royals into a Game 7 against the Giants.
10/29/2014 | G6 DYK: KC shutout largest in WS since 1985
The Royals put up some of their best postseason numbers in franchise history en route to a 10-0 victory over the Giants on Tuesday to set up a winner-take-all Game 7 in the World Series. Here are some of the more interesting facts and figures to come out of Game 6.
10/29/2014 | Statcast: Cain's bloop single breaks open Game 6
The Royals didn't exactly tear the cover off the ball in the second inning on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium, but that didn't prevent a seven-run outburst that set up a 10-0 victory over the Giants in Game 6 of the World Series. Statcast breaks down how they went about it.
10/29/2014 | All hands on deck in winner-take-all Game 7
This was the way it had to be. For the two Wild Card-winning clubs that could not be denied. For the World Series loaded with punches and counterpunches. For the legion of fans invested either in the Giants' drive for dynasty status or the Royals' scintillating storyline. These two teams have given us so much entertainment in this event, and now they've given us baseball's ultimate gift: Game 7.
10/29/2014 | Rested 'pen tops 10 reasons Royals will win Game 7
Kansas City's three shutdown relievers -- all of whom have better stuff than most closers -- could work four innings in tonight's Game 7, maybe even more. That's a huge edge for the Royals, even if the Giants do use Madison Bumgarner out of their bullpen, but hardly the only one. Here are nine more.
10/29/2014 | Tale of the tape: Giants-Royals, Game 7
Here's a breakdown of the pitching matchup for Game 7 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday night between the Giants' Tim Hudson and the Royals' Jeremy Guthrie.
10/28/2014 | Two great teams, one final showdown
That this World Series will deliver a Game 7 just feels right. This is how this baseball season had to end. The Royals and Giants have already given us a compelling six games, transforming the Fall Classic into a showcase for two gifted teams that have done themselves proud.
10/28/2014 | '79 Bucs last road team to win World Series Game 7
The Pirates made ancient history in 1979: Those Bucs are the last club to win a World Series Game 7 on the road. Since, nine others have tried and come up empty. Wednesday night, the Giants will try to avoid making it 0-for-10.
10/28/2014 | Oct. 28 Yordano Ventura postgame interview
Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura addressed the media with teammate Christian Colon serving as interpreter after Game 6 of the World Series in Kansas City.
10/28/2014 | Oct. 28 Ned Yost postgame interview
Royals manager Ned Yost addressed the media after Game 6 of the World Series in Kansas City.
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