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Perez Goes Deep

Salvador Perez's homer to left field ends Madison Bumgarner's World Series scoreless streak at 21 innings and finally puts the Royals on the board.

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Madison Mowing 'em down

After loading the bases in the third, Madison Bumgarner now has retired 12 straight batters.

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Madison Bumgarner is 31-1 as a starter when the Giants score at least five runs for him (regular and postseason). As a team, the Giants are 35-4 when they score at least five runs and Bumgarner is their starter (regular and postseason).

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Panik matches Mcgee

Joe Panik is the first rookie with two triples in the same postseason since Willie McGee with the Cardinals in 1982.

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Panda & Pence Getting It Done

Pablo Sandoval and Hunter Pence are a combined 4-for-7 with 3 runs, 4 RBIs and a walk in Game 1.

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Panik's 3b chases Duffy

Norichika Aoki misplays a ball in right and Joe Panik ends up with an RBI triple, scoring Gregor Blanco. Ned Yost gets Danny Duffy and brings in Tim Collins.

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Madison Bumgarner has now pitched 21 scoreless innings to start his World Series career, a streak that is the second all-time.

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Kansas City's four- and five-hitters -- Eric Hosmer and Billy Butler -- are a combined 1-for-5 tonight and the top five in the order is 1-for-12.

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Anything Bumgarner doesn't do?

In addition to throwing two-hit, shutout ball through six innings, Bumgarner just grabbed a hot liner off the bat of Eric Hosmer to end the sixth.

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Giants Hit Shields Hard

James Shields couldn't get anything going in Game 1, throwing 70 pitches and generating just four swings and misses. He also allowed 7 hard-hit balls in 15 at-bats. That .467 hard-hit average was his worst in ANY start in the last four years, that covers 149 starts.

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'Big Game' james?

Unfortunately, with a nickname like "Big Game" James comes the inevitable fallout on Twitter when you don't deliver the goods. Allowed 15 runs in 19 IP

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'MadBum's' Road To Success

Madison Bumgarner on the road this postseason: 21.2 IP, 10 H, 0 ER, 3 BB, 22 K.

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duffy settling down

Since walking back-to-back batters after entering in the fourth, Danny Duffy has pitched 2.2 innings, striking out three.

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Bumgarner At 76 Pitches

Madison Bumgarner is at 76 pitches through five scoreless innings. The Giants ace has thrown at least 90 pitches in each of his four 2014 postseason starts, including a high of 112 in NLCS Game 1.

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After walking a pair in the fourth, Danny Duffy set the Giants down in order in the fifth, with a 6-3, 6-3, and a K.

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The Giants are loving Hunter Pence tonight: 2 hits in 2 at-bats, 2 runs, 2 RBI, 2 extra base hits.

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