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World Series Game 3

Royals Grab World Series Edge With Game 3 Win

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.24.2014 | Sports

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of...

LOOK: Newspapers In World Series City Cover Bizarre Game 3

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.27.2013 | Sports

Not surprisingly, the obstruction call on the final play of Game 3 of the 2013 World Series was received differently in St. Louis than it was in Bosto...

The World Series Umpires Should Be Applauded For Making The Right Call In Game 3

Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Let us get one thing straight: Intent does not matter in MLB obstruction. In the first ever playoff game in MLB history to be decided by obstruction, the umpires actually got the call correct. The Boston Red Sox complained after their 5-4 loss, but the truth was they deserved to lose Game 3.

Obstruction Call Gives Cardinals Edge In World Series

Posted 10.27.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cardinals rushed to the plate to congratulate Allen Craig. The Red Sox stormed home to argue with the umpires. T...

Giants Stifle Tigers.. Again

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 12.27.2012 | Sports

DETROIT -- Nothing is stopping them - not even the Triple Crown winner at the plate with the bases loaded. Armed and accelerating, the San Francisc...

Will Sanchez Get Tigers Back On Track?

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

DETROIT -- Justin Verlander already lost. Doug Fister pitched gamely, but his fine effort wasn't good enough either. Now, with their World Series hop...

If At First: Rangers Part-Time First Baseman Involved In Keys Plays

AP | By STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 12.23.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas -- A wild throw home. A close play at the plate. The missed call at first base. Mike Napoli was in the middle of almost everything t...

Three's Company: Pujols Joins Reggie Jackson And Babe Ruth

AP | By MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 12.23.2011 | Sports

-- Wow, what a night for Albert Pujols! He hit three home runs, joining Babe Ruth and Reggie Jackson as the only players to hit three in a World Seri...

Rangers Fan Throws Ball At Cardinals Outfielder

Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

As the third game of the World Series went along it became clear that the Texas Rangers pitchers weren't throwing anything that was catching the Cardi...

Pujols Makes History With 3 Home Runs

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Mike Napoli took a mighty swing, tossed his bat aside and trotted around the bases. Fireworks exploded in the air, and Texas ...

LONG BALL

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Derek Holland kept Albert Pujols in the ballpark and the Texas Rangers in this World Series. In a title matchup that's getti...

Mea Kulpa: Umpire From St. Louis Makes Bad Call Favoring Cardinals

Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

According to his official bio at MLB.com, umpire Ron Kulpa graduated from Hazelwood Central High School in 1987. Hazelwood Central is located in Flori...

Blown Call By Umpire Leads To Four Runs For Cardinals

AP | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

By The Associated Press ARLINGTON, Texas -- A missed call by first base umpire Ron Kulpa has helped the St. Louis Cardinals score four runs in the ...

Rangers Unlikely To Steal A Win From Cards' Lohse

AP | By JAIME ARON | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers aren't likely to swipe a win from Kyle Lohse at the World Series. Lohse is set to start Game 3 for the St. Loui...

World Series Power Outage

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — A blown call by first base umpire Ron Kulpa and a throwing error by first baseman by Mike Napoli led to a four-run fourth tha...