1. Series MVP Madison Bumgarner's Heroics on 2 Days' Rest Cap Immortal October

    Madison Bumgarner 's postseason performance didn't need a finishing touch. After all he had done leading up to Game 7 of the World Series, his October was already one for the books...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 57,526 reads 80 comments

  2. Madison Bumgarner Wins 2014 World Series MVP Award

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner made a relief appearance for the ages Wednesday, closing out the 2014 Fall Classic as his club defeated the Kansas City Royals by a score of 3-2 in a classic Game 7...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 11,949 reads 60 comments

  3. World Series 2014: Key Stats to Know for Giants vs. Royals Game 7

    For the first time in three years, the World Series will offer us a Game 7. The San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals will meet one more time with the winner being crowned champion, though the storylines run much deeper than that...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 2,543 reads 0 comments

  4. Giants' Madison Bumgarner Records 1st World Series Shutout Since 2003

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner continued his incredible run of postseason success in Sunday's Game 5 against the Kansas City Royals, recording the first individual ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 1,554 reads 1 comments

  5. 3 Lessons the Red Sox Can Learn from the Royals and Giants

    The Boston Red Sox have a lot of work to do if they plan to return to the promised land of the World Series in 2015. They must rebuild a rotation that was gutted by midseason trades and a lack of development from their young starters...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 8 months ago 3,675 reads 1 comments

  6. Madison Bumgarner's Game 5 Shutout Cements All-Time-Great Postseason

    After beginning the postseason as one of the more underappreciated aces in baseball, Madison Bumgarner is now the foremost ace on everyone's mind. Authoring one of the greatest postseasons in baseball history will do that for you...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 49,685 reads 72 comments

  7. Matt Cain, Tim Lincecum Watch as Madison Bumgarner Emerges as October Icon

    SAN FRANCISCO — The ace went for a dip of bubble gum. The third-base coach went for a swatch of "wow." "You sore?" Tim Flannery asked Madison Bumgarner. "No room for sore," the San Francisco Giants hurler grunted back...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 8 months ago 38,908 reads 26 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    Fact: San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner 's World Series scoreless streak ended at 21 innings on Tuesday night. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, that's tied for the seventh-longest streak in World Series history...

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  9. Giants Madison Bumgarner Continues World Series Mastery with Dominant Game 1 Win

    This has been Madison Bumgarner ’s postseason. More so than his 2010 playoff debut, and more than his last two stellar regular seasons, this October has been Bumgarner’s national unveiling...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 8 months ago 37,261 reads 93 comments

  10. Scott Miller's Starting 9 (+9): Who Has Edge in Giants-Royals World Series?

    KANSAS CITY — Matching 'em up, from top to bottom, left to right, north to south and right-side-up to upside-down: The teams, the cities, the drama. First pitch, Tuesday night at 8:07 p...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 9 months ago 59,824 reads 175 comments

  11. World Series 2014: Full TV Schedule and Predictions for Giants vs. Royals

    Since April, every MLB team has fought to make it to the pinnacle of sport. The 2014 World Series is just days away, and two surprising teams have made it to the Fall Classic...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 9 months ago 5,410 reads 0 comments

  12. World Series 2014: Shields vs. Bumgarner Is David vs. Goliath

    After a short league-championship round, this year's World Series is a matchup between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. That might as well read Madison Bumgarner vs...

    Andrew Petyak Written by Andrew Petyak about 9 months ago 1,184 reads 0 comments

  13. Madison Bumgarner Ups the Ante, Pours 6 Beers Near Mouth After Winning Pennant

    Madison Bumgarner cannot be stopped—will not be stopped. Big Country did what Big Country does Thursday night, pouring six bottles of beer in and around his mouth to celebrate the San Francisco Giants ' 6-3 win over the St...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 9 months ago 29,156 reads 37 comments

  14. Madison Bumgarner Named MVP of NLCS: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Travis Ishikawa may be remembered as the hero after his game-winning, three-run homer to send the San Francisco Giants to the World Series, but Madison Bumgarner gave him the chance...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 9 months ago 3,501 reads 10 comments

  15. The Key to the SF Giants Finishing off a Trip to the 2014 World Series

    The San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals again on Wednesday night and hold a commanding 3-1 lead in the NLCS. Before anyone thinks the series is over, it must be remembered that in 2012, the Giants trailed the Cardinals 3-1...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 9 months ago 3,226 reads 2 comments

  16. Madison Bumgarner Proving He's the Only Shutdown Ace Left in MLB Postseason

    The 2014 postseason hasn't been a kind one to the very best starting pitchers—except for Madison Bumgarner . In dominating the host St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 16,883 reads 40 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants Beat St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 in Game 1 of NLCS

    The San Francisco Giants moved to 4-0 on the road this postseason with a 3-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the NLCS. San Francisco got the scoring started in the second inning when Pablo Sandoval led off with a double...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 9 months ago 29,336 reads 20 comments

  18. NLCS 2014: Step-by-Step Guide for San Francisco Giants to Win the Series

    The San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals will face off in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday in a battle of two of baseball’s most successful franchises...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 9 months ago 2,941 reads 3 comments

  19. Odds of the Washington Nationals Pulling off a Comeback

    With a rotation of aces, a talented bullpen and a high-powered lineup, the Washington Nationals were supposed to be perfectly built for the postseason...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 9 months ago 9,970 reads 33 comments

  20. Is This San Francisco Giants Team Talented Enough to Go on Another Surprise Run?

    The San Francisco Giants are used to the path of most resistance. When the Giants won it all in 2010 and 2012, they weren't considered favorites but underdogs, even though they entered October as the National League West champions both times...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 3,890 reads 16 comments

  21. Dominant Madison Bumgarner, Explosive Bats Send Giants into NLDS with Momentum

    Momentum is the next day's starting pitcher, or so the saying goes. But for the San Francisco Giants , it's also that day's starting pitcher...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 19,419 reads 28 comments

  22. Madison Bumgarner Attempts to Pound 2 Beers, Pours Contents on Chest

    The San Francisco Giants clinched a spot in the National League Wild Card Game on Thursday after the struggling Milwaukee Brewers lost 5-3 to the Cincinnati Reds ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 9 months ago 108,915 reads 92 comments

  23. Giants' Madison Bumgarner Strikes out 55 in Historically Effective August

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner was historically effective in August, joining Curt Schilling as one of two pitchers in the modern era to strike out 55 or more ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 1,516 reads 0 comments

  24. Giants' Madison Bumgarner Joins Elite Company with Tuesday's 1-Hit Shutout

    Although San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner lost his bid for a perfect game in the eighth inning of Tuesday's contest against the Colorado Rockies, he was still able ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 1,336 reads 0 comments

  25. What the San Francisco Giants Need to Right the Ship

    The San Francisco Giants have been slowly crumbling over the last two months, going from a powerhouse team with the best record in baseball to a wild-card contender...

    Benjy Egel Written by Benjy Egel about 11 months ago 770 reads 0 comments