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There's No Predicting This World Series

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 12.21.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants features two teams that were pretty good in the regular season but have been played either excellent (the Giants) or almost flawless (the Royals) baseball during the postseason. There is a clear path to winning for both teams.

Kolten Wong's Walk-Off Homer Lifts Cardinals Over Giants, Ties NLCS

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.12.2014 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong ended Game 2 of the NL Championship Series with a big swing for the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, they can only hope the s...

A West Coast Post-Season

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 11.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

An all-West Coast World Series, a distinct possibility at this point, would present an image of baseball that is young, new and forward-looking, despite the inconvenient time zone for many in the East Coast.

How the Giants Collapsed

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 09.05.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

With the season only half over, the Giants still could end up with a playoff spot, but if they continue their losing ways for another week or two, even that will be unlikely.

WATCH: 12 Moments That Made Us Proud To Be Latino

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.23.2013 | Latino Voices

It's been a good 12 months for Latinos. From firsts like Richard Blanco reading his poem at Obama's Inauguration to Julian Castro giving the keyno...

The Giants Could Contend in 2014

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 10.10.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The Timmy-Cain-Panda-Posey-Bumgarner Giants may never win another championship, but keeping that nucleus together is smart economic thinking and good for the Giants. If the Giants resign Lincecum and Pence, they will be poised to be a strong contending team in 2014.

It's Getting Tougher to Improve in Mid-Season

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

In recent years contending teams, and even non-contending big market teams, went into the season with the understanding that their roster on the last day of the season would look substantially different than the roster with which they opened the season.

'It Only Tastes Illegal'

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.17.2013 | Latino Voices

The immigration debate has inspired an ice cream flavor. Three Twins Ice Cream announced this month on its Facebook page that it will begin produc...

Nooo!

AP | CHARLES ODUM | Posted 06.16.2013 | San Francisco

ATLANTA -- Sergio Romo insisted he didn't blow his cool. He couldn't deny he blew the save....

The Yankees and Mets Are Facing Challenges Off the Field Too

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.10.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Despite the good first weak enjoyed by the Mets, and the recent hot streak by the Yankees, this season may be a rough one for big league baseball in New York. It is possible that, for the first time since 1992, both the Yankees and Mets will finish below .500.

Play Ball! 6 Lessons From Baseball for Politics

Christine Pelosi | Posted 06.01.2013 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

Every Opening Day I reflect on all the hope that lies ahead for my team, and the zen of the ballyard that makes life worth living. So today, here are six lessons from America's pastime for American democracy.

The Giants Can Develop Hitters Too

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.10.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

It is no surprise that a team that has won two of the last three World Series has a good farm system, but the discrepancy between how the system, and indeed the franchise, is perceived, and what it actually is remains significant.

Giants' Relief Ace Detained At Airport

AP | Posted 03.05.2013 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — San Francisco Giants pitcher Sergio Romo is facing a misdemeanor summons in Las Vegas alleging he violated airport rules after bein...

Hey Sergio Romo, How About Saving Our Climate Next?

Rose Braz | Posted 01.05.2013 | Green
Rose Braz

If you were at the corner of Market and Sansome streets in downtown San Francisco for the Giants' World Series victory parade last week, you may have wondered why the crowd suddenly began chanting, "Save Our Climate" to the tune of "Let's go Giants."

LOOK: Sergio Romo Sports Controversial Shirt

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 10.31.2012 | Latino Voices

Sergio Romo may have closed the 2012 World Series with a winning fastball down the middle, but the true winner of the San Francisco Giant’s vict...

WATCH: Giant Panda Decapitates Tiger (It's A Metaphor, Fool)

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.30.2012 | San Francisco

When news breaks in the United States, it’s a well-known fact that a perplexing Taiwanese animated video detailing the events will soon follow. ...

LOOK: Giants Celebrate World Series Win

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.09.2012 | Sports

In the aftermath of the San Francisco Giants' sweep of the Detroit Tigers in the World Series, the fire and brimstone of Hunter Pence's pre-game sermo...

World Series Notebook

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 12.29.2012 | Sports

DETROIT (AP) — World Series MVP Pablo Sandoval used his feet, glove and arm — not his bat — to make a clutch play that helped the San Francisco ...

A Giant Step Closer

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...

LOOK: Another 'Romobomb' Drops

Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

If you find yourself anywhere near the field of a major league ballpark then watch out. You may be Romobombed. Up until he was pressed into ac...

LOOK: Brian Wilson Isn't Rocking Only World Series Beard

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 12.24.2012 | Sports

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This is going to be a very hairy World Series. Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is looking seriously scraggly. Sam...

Giants Reach World Series With Another Improbable Comeback

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 10.23.2012 | Sports

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's players, soaked to the core in a driving rain, began running around the field slapping high-fives with fans. Sergio R...