A couple hundred fans stood behind the Royals dugout for more than a half-hour after the final out, screaming and waving white rally towels.
Hall of Famer Juan Marichal mingled in the San Francisco clubhouse and waited patiently for his chance to share a kind, congratulatory word with Madison Bumgarner.
Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth inning Wednesday night, Kauffman Stadium was consumed by chaos.
Beating sports clichés like “We didn’t lose, we just ran out of time” to death with their own stupidity.
Matt Williams, in his first year as a big league skipper, has been named the National League Manager of the Year by his fellow managers.
Win or lose, Jake Peavy is a treat to watch when he pitches.
Ex-Nats’ slugger Michael Morse hit the game-tying homer for the Giants Thursday night, and how he’s heading to the World Series. It’s still okay to root for him, right?
Today is Bryce Harper’s birthday, and this a gentle reminder of just how accomplished he is as Major Leaguer at 22 years old.
With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning, and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the wild-card Royals wrapped up a sweep of the AL Championship Series with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.
Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie apologized on Twitter to the Orioles for wearing a T-shirt to his post-game news conference Tuesday.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in the MLB. Here’s what to look for this year as baseball gets under way.