1. 5 Rapid Reactions to All the Early 2014 World Series Action

    The World Series is two games in, and it feels like it's far from over after Wednesday night's Game 2 in Kansas City, in which the Royals took down the San Francisco Giants to knot things at a game apiece...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 15,289 reads 21 comments

  2. Eric Hosmer's Breakout Postseason May Be Turning Point in MLB Career

    This postseason has been Eric Hosmer 's coming-out party. More precisely, it's been nothing short of the third big league breakout for the Kansas City Royals first baseman, whose ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 11,692 reads 17 comments

  3. 5 Reasons the San Francisco Giants Are Poised to Take Control Back Home

    The San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals split the first two games of the 2014 World Series . After Madison Bumgarner dominated the Royals in the first game, Kansas City absolutely needed to win the second game and they did...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 11 months ago 3,075 reads 13 comments

  4. World Series 2014: Odds and Prop Bets Info for Giants vs. Royals Game 2

    The San Francisco Giants blew out the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Game 1 to open the World Series , but if anything, that rare lopsided scoreline just goes to show how unpredictable this series can be...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 11 months ago 1,286 reads 0 comments

  5. 'Hot or Cold' with 2014 World Series' Most Important Stars

    For a team to be successful during the regular season, on into the postseason and all the way up to the World Series, it needs to receive contributions from everyone on the roster...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 6,849 reads 3 comments

  6. Power Ranking the Top 20 Players of the 2014 World Series

    The Kansas City Royals’ streak of eight consecutive wins to begin the postseason came to an end Tuesday night, as the American League champions dropped Game 1 of the World Series to the San Francisco Giants 7-1...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 8,243 reads 8 comments

  7. Giants vs. Royals: Keys for Each Team to Win World Series Game 2

    The Kansas City Royals are in a bad spot. Nine of the last 10 teams that lost Game 1 of the World Series went on to lose the Fall Classic, as ESPN's Jayson Stark notes...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 11 months ago 5,239 reads 5 comments

  8. Onus Now Heavy on Yordano Ventura, Royals' Bats to Bring Home Pivotal Game 2

    It took nine postseason games, but the Kansas City Royals finally lost. Now that they've given up home-field advantage to the battle-tested San Francisco Giants after dropping ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 7,417 reads 48 comments

  9. World Series 2014 Game 1: Live Score, Highlights for Giants vs. Royals

    The San Francisco Giants know how to win, especially in October. It was the combination of great pitching and solid defense that keyed the 7-1 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of the World Series...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 11 months ago 88,934 reads 126 comments

  10. Giants vs. Royals: Game 1 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

    The World Series kicks off Tuesday (it’s almost as if they planned that for a day with no football on purpose), as the Kansas City Royals, otherwise known as America’s newly adopted favorite team, will take on the San Francisco Giants...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 2,721 reads 0 comments

  11. Speed Demon Royals Are Sign of Where Baseball Could Be Headed

    Making their first World Series appearance since 1985, the Kansas City Royals are on some kind of run. It's fitting, then, that they've gotten here by using their legs—or at least, that's the perception...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 5,524 reads 5 comments

  12. Inside the Royals' New-Age 'Nasty Boys,' the Best-Ever Modern-Day Bullpen

    KANSAS CITY — Worst sound for opposing hitters? The Kansas City Royals ' bullpen gate swinging open. It is the sound of the chainsaw firing up in the bloodiest horror flick you've ever seen...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 27,754 reads 25 comments

  13. 10 Crucial Stats That Project the 2014 World Series Champion

    You can’t predict baseball, they say. Yet, when it comes to the postseason, that’s exactly what we attempt to do, using any relevant statistic, trend or storyline to contextualize individual performances and head-to-head matchups...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 7,125 reads 2 comments

  14. S.F. Giants vs. K.C. Royals: Keys for Each Team to Win the World Series

    After four long days of waiting, the World Series finally is here. The Kansas City Royals host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 at 8 p.m. ET...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 4,644 reads 1 comments

  15. Handicapping the 2014 World Series Most Valuable Player Odds

    The 2014 World Series is finally set to get underway, with Game 1 scheduled for 8:07 p.m. ET at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 6,737 reads 8 comments

  16. 10 X-Factors That Will Decide Who Wins the 2014 World Series

    Baseball fans, the wait is almost over. After both the American League Championship Series and the National League Championship Series wrapped up quickly, we've endured a lengthy layoff before the start of the World Series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 5,654 reads 17 comments

  17. World Series Schedule: TV Info, Championship Dates and More

    After a bevy of wild twists and turns throughout the 2014 MLB postseason, it's only fitting that two previously unexpected World Series contenders—the Kansas City Royals and ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 11 months ago 5,956 reads 1 comments

  18. 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 11 months ago 59,835 reads 175 comments

  19. The Biggest Must-Follow Storylines of the Upcoming 2014 World Series

    The 2014 World Series is yet to begin, but it's already rich with storylines. On Tuesday night, the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, the wild-card winners from each league, ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 12,871 reads 12 comments

  20. 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 11 months ago 5,411 reads 0 comments

  21. Biggest Takeaways from 2014 ALCS, NLCS Action

    With both the American League and National League Championship Series matchups wrapping up quickly, the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants both have some downtime now before the World Series gets underway Tuesday night...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 8,160 reads 27 comments

  22. The Greatest Series-Clinching Home Runs in MLB Postseason History

    Travis Ishikawa became a postseason hero on Thursday with his walk-off home run against the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 19,716 reads 37 comments

  23. Bleacher Report's 2014 League Championship Series Awards

    The ultimate goal of Major League Baseball's postseason is to win the World Series and the Commissioner's Trophy that comes with the title as a tangible representation of being the last team standing...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 18,674 reads 28 comments

  24. What Do NLCS Mistakes Mean for Mike Matheny's Future as Cardinals Manager?

    The St. Louis Cardinals didn't lose the National League Championship Series because of Mike Matheny . But the manager didn't exactly do the greatest job of preventing his club ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 11,390 reads 32 comments

  25. MLB Playoffs 2014: World Series Predictions for Giants vs. Royals

    After all of the twists and turns we experience throughout the 2014 MLB playoffs, it's only fitting that two wild-card teams are set to face off in the World Series...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 11 months ago 7,464 reads 2 comments