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    Giants culminate up and down season with surprising World Series win (Big League Stew)

    There was a day near the end of June on which a San Francisco Giants fan would have told you the boys in orange and black had no chance to be World Series champs again. The Giants had surrendered a 10-game lead in the NL West in an epic midsummer collapse, frankly the type of collapse that you don't expect a team to rebound from. The Giants were nearly no-hit on June 29. It was a Sunday. The Los Angeles Dodgers tied them in the standings. Surrendering first place was bad. Surrendering it to the Dodgers was like your wife leaving you for the guy you hate the most in the world. I remember this day well because I was driving for three hours, listening to San Francisco-based radio station KNBR the entire time. Giants fans were calling in, acting like they'd reached doomsday. One caller even suggested the Giants should fire manager Bruce Bochy.

     

    Ten best moments from the San Francisco Giants' championship run (Big League Stew)

    The San Francisco Giants are back on top of the mountain in Major League Baseball. With a 3-2 victory against the Kansas City Royals in World Series Game 7, they earned their third World Series championship in five seasons and their eighth in franchise history.  For the Giants, it was their toughest postseason road during this recent stretch of success. As the National League's second wild-card team, they had to go through the Pittsburgh Pirates on the road just to make the NLDS. Once in the tournament, they eliminated the NL's top two seeds, the Washington Nationals and St. Louis Cardinals, before running into baseball's hottest team and best story, the Kansas City Royals, in the World Series.   The Giants won eight of nine World Series games in 2010 and 2012 but were pushed to the limit by this resilient Royals squad. In fact, if not for a remarkable and gutty Series performance by Madison Bumgarner, it's possible the championship flag would be flying in Kansas City for the first time since 1985. As it is, it's time for Giants fans to celebrate again, while also reflecting on the many memorable moments and performances their champions provided along the way. And it's with that in mind that we present the most important, interesting or just plain fun moments from another Giant October.  MADISON BUMGARNER'S POSTSEASON DOMINANCE San Francisco's run through October literally begins and ends with Madison Bumgarner. In the win-or-go-home NL wild-card game, he limited the Pirates to four hits in a complete game shutout. In World Series Game 7, he took the ball two days after pitching another complete game shutout in Game 5 and delivered five scoreless innings of relief. Bumgarner finishes this postseason with an MLB-record 52 2/3 innings pitched and a 0.43 ERA in the World Series, and he was quite rightly named World Series MVP. * * * BRANDON BELT'S 18TH INNING HOMER IN NLDS GAME 2 No game personified San Francisco's resilience better than Game 2 against the Washington Nationals. Down 1-0 with two outs and nobody on base in the ninth inning, the Giants pushed across the tying run on Pablo Sandoval's double. What would have been among the fastest games in this postseason ended up as the longest postseason game in history at six hours, 23 minutes. Finally, in the 18th inning, Brandon Belt came through with the go-ahead homer that eventually gave San Francisco a 2-0 series lead.  * * * WILD PITCH GIVES GIANTS EDGE IN NLDS GAME 4 The Washington Nationals were a tough out even after dropping two at home. However, sloppy play in Game 4 opened the door and the Giants walked through to punch their NLCS ticket. After Bryce Harper tied the game with a seventh-inning homer off Hunter Strickland, San Francisco loaded the bases in the bottom half and scored the game-winner on Aaron Barrett's wild pitch. * * * HUNTER PENCE'S SPEECHES Hunter Pence's motivational speeches after each round have become a postseason staple in San Francisco. Not always suitable for young audiences, Pence gets in the moment and says what's on his mind, as random as it may be. Pence himself doesn't always know what the intended message was, but his teammates love it and the Giants can't lose in October. Why change now? * * * * * * GIANTS WALK OFF ON ERROR IN NLCS GAME 3 In a pivotal Game 3, the Giants blew an early four-run lead before pulling out a 5-4 victory in the 10th inning. St. Louis Cardinals reliever Randy Choate fielded a sacrifice bunt attempt by Gregor Blanco and threw it down the right-field line, allowing Brandon Crawford to score the winner. * * * YUSMEIRO PETIT PROVIDES RELIEF Aside from a hiccup in World Series Game 6, Petit was lights out in important innings for Bruce Bochy. Petit logged six scoreless frames during extra innings in NLDS Game 2. He returned with a three-inning scoreless stint in NLCS Game 4, which allowed San Francisco to rally and win, and then three most spotless inning in their World Series Game 4 victory, running his scoreless streak to 12 innings. There was no single moment, but every out recorded by Petit was a big one. * * * TRAVIS ISHIKAWA'S PENNANT-CLINCHING HOMER A historic moment that paralleled perhaps the most famous moment in Giants franchise history. That being Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round The World" in 1951. Ishikawa's ninth-inning, three-run homer off Michael Wacha secured a 6-3 victory and made him the fourth player in MLB history to deliver a postseason pennant-clinching homer. * * * HUNTER PENCE STARTS WORLD SERIES WITH HOME RUN Hunter Pence hadn't homered in the 2014 postseason, but he quickly changed that in Game 1 of the World Series, taking James Shields deep in the first inning. Pence's two-run homer put the Giants up 3-0, a lead they would never relinquish. Pence went on to record a hit in all seven World Series games and finished the postseason hitting .333. * * * PABLO SANDOVAL MAKES POSTSEASON HISTORY Sandoval reached base in 16 out of 17 postseason games, including four times in World Series Game 7. Sandoval actually started both of their run-scoring rallies in the clincher. He was nicked on the elbow starting the second inning and later scored on Michael Morse's sacrifice fly. He reached on an infield single to start the fourth and scored what would prove to be the difference-making run on Morse's single. He added an opposite-field single against Kelvin Herrera in the sixth and a double off Wade Davis in the eighth, giving him an MLB-record 26 hits this postseason. * * * THE FINAL OUT There's no more satisfying feeling than recording a World Series-clinching out, especially in a winner-take-all Game 7. Fittingly for San Francisco, World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was the man who threw the decisive pitch, and postseason legend Pablo Sandoval was the man who gloved Salvador Perez's popup. More MLB coverage from Yahoo Sports: - - - - - - - Mark Townsend is a writer for Big League Stew on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at bigleaguestew@yahoo.com or follow him on Twitter! Follow @Townie813

     

    How Madison Bumgarner willed Giants to another unlikely World Series title (Yahoo Sports)

    Bumgarner delivered yet again in Game 7, and the Giants won their third championship in five seasons.

     

    Baseball-World Series champion San Francisco Giants (Reuters)

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    Ned Yost on Royals pitchers: 'We don't feel like they're sissies' (Big League Stew)

    In trying to explain whether right-hander Kelvin Herrera would be available to pitch Saturday in Game 4 of the World Series following a relatively heavy workload recently, Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost used a bizarre adjective to describe his pitching staff as a unit. Herrera has thrown 59 pitches in two games over three days, so the Royals might hesitate to use him much, or at all, in Game 4. If he plays catch Saturday and feels sub-par, Yost expects Herrera to tell pitching coach Dave Eiland without fear of reprisal. "The one thing we do really well as a staff is, we communicate, and our relievers and our starting staff know that we have complete trust in them," Yost said. "And if they tell us they can't go, we trust them. We don't feel that they're soft. We don't feel like they're sissies. We know that they know their body." Ned, the 1970s called and said to stop using outdated words that could be misinterpreted as homophobic or sexist slurs. Who does he think he is, Pete Rose? Or maybe just Washington Nationals broadcaster Ray Knight, who apologized for using "sissy" in 2011 . People who still say "sissy" probably consider it restraint. One could get meaner, more derogative and more profane — and probably would in private. So we're lucky! Just say, "They're not wimps." Or even, "They're tough." Everyone likes to hear how tough someone is. At the same time, Yost prefaced his comments about trust by saying, "We're in the World Series. Everybody is available. But we don't want to be stupid, either. He may be available for an out, or he may not. He may just say, 'I need a break.' " That's about as mixed of a message as can be sent. But they communicate well, so Herrera probably understands. More MLB coverage at Yahoo Sports: - - - - - - - David Brown  is an editor for  Big League Stew  on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at  rdbrown@yahoo-inc.com  and follow him on Twitter! Follow @AnswerDave  

     

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    World Series viewers in DC miss Game 2 fireworks due to emergency test (Big League Stew)

    Just as World Series Game 2 got interesting on Wednesday night, Comcast customers who double as baseball fans in and around Washington D.C. were left in the dark about what was going on at Kauffman Stadium. The Kansas City Royals had already struck for three run in what would prove to be the difference-making sixth inning in their 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, but the biggest blow and first real incidence of drama was yet to come. All those fans knew was that Omar Infante was about to step in against Giants rookie reliever Hunter Strickland, and the Royals were on the brink of breaking the game wide open with one swing. Then this happened. The most dramatic point this far in the World Series and DC cable goes to an emergency alert test pattern. pic.twitter.com/Jw2T472Fn0 — Brendan Danaher (@bjdanaher) October 23, 2014 This is only a test of the emergency broadcast alert system. It's just a really poorly timed one. As it turned out, Infante launched a two-run home run that essentially iced the game for Kansas City. It also frustrated Strickland, who had just allowed his fifth home run in six postseason appearances, and he let those frustrations get the best of him . As Salvador Perez rounded the bases ahead of Infante, he took exception to Strickland as he stomped around the mound and apparently uttered some less-than-flattering words. This led to the Royals bench clearing and a few more unflattering words. The situation died down quickly and resulted in Bruce Bochy removing the 22-year-old right-hander, but it was arguably the most interesting minute or two in the World Series so far. Yet those poor fans in Washington were stuck with the message above. Needless to say, they weren't pleased. don't get me wrong, if i was under a tornado warning, break away. but this was "only a test." during the WS. NOT OK. missed a 2 run homer. — jenn rubenstein (@jennrubenstein) October 23, 2014 Oh, there was A HOME RUN during my TV's emergency alert test. That seems about right. — Jason Horowitz (@jasondhorowitz) October 23, 2014 I MISSED A HOMER I HATE YOU COMCAST — AmbyBamby (@FeFiFoFamby) October 23, 2014 Though most fans living in the D.C. area have no true rooting interest in this series, there's at least some connection here. It was the Giants who eliminated the Washington Nationals in four games during the NLDS. Ironically, they also had a run-in with Strickland, who took exception to Bryce Harper's game-tying home run in Game 4.  Watching Strickland getting lit up again may have warmed their hearts on some level, but nothing could replace the emptiness they all felt as the screen went blue. Well, actually, a Nationals' World Series appearance would have changed things significantly, including the anger level.  BLS H/N: Deadspin More MLB coverage from Yahoo Sports: - - - - - - - Mark Townsend is a writer for Big League Stew on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at bigleaguestew@yahoo.com or follow him on Twitter! Follow @Townie813

     

    From Mexico to the World Series, Petit shines (The Associated Press)

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Yusmeiro Petit was running out of choices. His major league career had hit rock bottom and was heading nowhere.

     

    Buster Posey reveals how Giants plan to stop Royals' running game (NBC on Yahoo Sports)

    Buster Posey won the Johnny Bench Award in college. He met Bench several times. He’s been compared to him from the day he broke into the big leagues – a solid lead chest protector, as expectations go. Johnny Bench never won a third World Series ring. By the end of next week, Buster Posey just might pick up a claim check for No. 3. What happens when you surpass the standard? What happens when you lead your team to a third World Series in your fifth big league season? What happens when you provide punch in the middle of the order, catch every pitch, bind together three disparate lineups and filter every aspect for a team that is collecting pennants like cocktail stirrers? Well perhaps this: A cessation to those unceasing “when will Posey change positions” questions next spring. “I enjoy catching,” said Posey, on the eve of Game 1 of the World Series. “I’ve told you guys that for awhile. Especially this time of year, the games are so draining. It’s funny to say it, but that’s what I enjoy. I enjoy the feeling you get at the end of the game, being physically and mentally wiped out.” Even after the 18-inning win at Washington? “Eh, no,” he said. “No, not so much.” Sure, Posey might have felt fresher if he had played first base in that marathon Game 2 of the NL Division Series at Nationals Park. But a loss would have felt so much worse. And when you consider that four different Giants threw 135 pitches in the ninth inning or later that night, with the game potentially ending on any of them, it’s hard to imagine the Giants willing themselves to that series-defining win with anyone other than Posey behind the plate. “He had to be exhausted,” Matt Cain said. “Nobody could see he was exhausted.” Sure, Posey might net five extra home runs, another 20 RBI or so and a fancier WAR if he played every day on the infield. But where’s the value in that if you’re sitting at home in October? When baseball analysts use phrases like “positional scarcity,” they scarcely take into account what Posey does for the Giants. This is a franchise that has thrown out three different second basemen, three different left fielders and three different center fielders on its World Series clubs. They’ve had a pair of first basemen, third basemen, shortstops and right fielders over that span. Even Pablo Sandoval, a part of all three pennant-winning clubs, wasn’t a starter in 2010. They’ve used one catcher. Well, for 39 out of 41 playoff games, anyway. “Some really big personalities have come and gone, and some are here now,” Posey said. Posey is not a big personality. He is merely a huge difference maker. “He does everything,” said Madison Bumgarner, who will be making his club-record 11 th postseason start when he takes the mound in Game 1 on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium. “He’s stayed the same guy. He’s always been the same. He just worries about doing his job. He’s not worried about anything else. He’s not trying to get attention from anybody. He’s not trying to be flashy. He’s just trying to go out there and do his job the best he can, and be a leader for his teammates, and he has. [BAGGARLY:  Giants' World Series message: 'Respect but don't fear' Royals ] “He’s honestly been a leader in the clubhouse since the first year he was here. I mean, you can’t say that about very many guys.” You can’t point to many starting catchers with three World Series rings, either. Posey, if the Giants can win four of the next seven games, would join an exclusive group headed by Yogi Berra (10 rings), Bill Dickey (eight) and Jorge Posada (five) – all Yankees. Elston Howard (four) and Joe Girardi (three) won in pinstripes, too. Then, of course, there is the most coveted job in baseball: the Yankees’ backup catcher. Parade waving became a practiced art for Ralph Houk (six) and Charlie Silvera (five). In the much smaller non-Yankee contingent, with three rings apiece, you’ve got Gene Tenace, John Roseboro, Tim McCarver and Hall of Famer Mickey Cochrane. And not much else in the way of everyday backstops. “I've always said this: if you look at a team that's had success, I think you should look behind the plate, because those guys play such a critical role,” Giants manager and former catcher Bruce Bochy said. “Because every day they're handling a pitcher out there trying to get a win, and they have to deal with 11, 12 different personalities.  “Buster's got a great way about him. Pitchers love throwing to him. He’s worked on his game behind the plate. When he came up we had some things to tweak to make him a better player, and he gets it. He's made himself into, I think, an all‑around elite player. Not just a hitter, but a catcher.” [RATTO:  Prior World Series experience doesn't matter after Game 1 ] Posey still doesn’t have an extra-base hit this postseason. For a No. 3 hitter on almost any other team, there would be loads of breathless analysis about what’s the matter. Not Posey. “Well, I think you're just looking at a great talent,” Bochy said. “He's got the whole game. He understands the game. He takes a lot of pride in handling their pitching staff and he's a guy that's hitting in the heart of our order. “I think it's fair to say he takes priority in handling his staff.  We're very fortunate to have such a talented player. Not just a talented player, but great character, and a guy that cares about the pitching staff and handling them and trying to make them better pitchers. That's what good catchers do.” During the NLCS, someone asked Posey how he manages his nerves this time of year. His answer is that he doesn’t. The postseason is why he plays the game. It isn’t a time for anxiety. It’s April and May and August when baseball is a job, when he clocks in and clocks out and puts his head down to get through the tedium in between. This is the fun part, when he’ll do things like run 19 mph while scoring from second base on a single or take an aggressive chance to cut down a lead runner. Posey does carry over one trait from the regular season to the playoffs, though. “With all that’s going on, these pitchers don’t see panic in him,” Righetti said. “They see the same guy. He’s very aggressive, but he comes off with his demeanor of, `This is how I’m going to be.’” He’ll take the weight, even if it’s being loaded off two trucks at once. “He’s able to separate himself from his offense and defense, and he does it so seamlessly on these runs we’ve had,” left-hander Javier Lopez said. “Even in 2010 as a rookie, he’s commanding respect from a rotation at the top of its game and a bullpen that had a veteran presence. And we’ve seen that evolution continue, and watch him get better and better.” Posey easily could be wearing a Royals uniform, by the way. Kansas City is one of four teams that drafted ahead of the Giants in 2008. The Royals took first baseman Eric Hosmer, instead. “We had (catcher) Salvador Perez in the system at the time, but we loved Buster Posey,” Royals GM Dayton Moore told our A’s Insider Joe Stiglich. “He was a terrific talent, we knew he was a great baseball player. Great competitor, knew he was a quality person. But we felt Hos fit us better at the time, especially long term.” The Kansas City Royals, with their running game, would test the composure of any catcher. They will look to press every advantage. That’s one storyline as this World Series gets underway. [RELATED:  Giants know it won't be easy to slow running Royals ] Here’s one more trend story making the rounds: Is Buster Posey the new Derek Jeter? “Any time you get compared to Derek Jeter, it’s extremely flattering,” said Posey, answering the question just as Jeter might.  “I try to just … again, I’m sorry for being so boring, but I’m trying to focus on winning four more games.” In other words: maybe. But Jeter was a shortstop. Posey might rather be compared to Berra every October. After all, there’s no better déjà vu all over again than going back to the World Series. -- Andrew Baggarly, CSNBayArea.com