Games in AL Stadiums

Games in NL Stadiums


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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James Shields' final line in what could be the free-agent-to-be's final home start at Kauffman Stadium: 3 IP, 7 H, 5 ER and just 1 K.


Giants go up 5-0

Danny Duffy just walked two straight to walk in a run. The Giants batting with one out and the bases still loaded.


Duffy Time In K.C.

As James Shields' rough Game 1 comes to an end in the fourth inning, Danny Duffy is set to take the mound for the Royals. The 25-year-old left-hander hasn't pitched since getting a win out of the bullpen in Game 1 of the ALDS on October 2.


Pence's ponderations and Poetry

Hunter Pence delivered a big, early two-run homer and just squared up with a double. Aside for getting off to a hot start in the World Series, Pence is also a philosopher and writer. Hunter's poetry


Both pitchers are laboring through the first three inning -- Pitch counts: Shields 57 (34 strikes), Bumgarner 53 (35).


After his lineout in the first inning, Royals RF Nori Aoki is now 0-for-14 versus Madison Bumgarner, his worst 0-for against any pitcher. He's at the plate now.