World Series

"Boston Massacre" t-shirt by Nike for sale, photo provided by Eric Stangel. (AP Photo)

eBay pulls ‘Boston Massacre’ T-shirt from website

NEW YORK (AP) — EBay has confirmed that it pulled a Nike T-shirt with the words “Boston Massacre” printed on it from its online marketplace. Nike Inc. has already pulled the T-shirts from the market. […]

04/25/2013

Dodgers

Busy day of play in the big leagues

(AP) — Following last night’s opening season win by the Astros over the Rangers, many of the remaining Major League teams see their first action of the 2013 season today. In fact, there are 12 games on the schedule with nine of them taking place this afternoon.

04/01/2013

2013 Super Bowl

SF taking steps to prevent Super Bowl violence

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco officials are taking tougher measures to prevent potential fan violence on Super Bowl Sunday when the 49ers battle the Baltimore Ravens in New Orleans.

01/25/2013

A 'Giant' ratings bust

Hey, did you know the Giants won the World Series? Apparently it was a well-kept secret. The TV ratings were the lowest EVER for a Fall Classic. A paltry average of just 12.7 million viewers […]

10/30/2012

Venezuelans salute Sandoval as World Series MVP

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Venezuelan fans are celebrating the selection of San Francisco Giants slugger Pablo Sandoval as the first-ever Venezuelan most valuable player in a World Series. Hall of Famer Luis Aparicio sent congratulations […]

10/29/2012

Suds taps give insight into Tigers, Giants fans

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – While the Fall Classic between the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers pits clubs from two very different cities, the distinctive style and taste of each team’s partisans also pours through […]

10/25/2012

Giants 'knothole gang' lining up for free viewing

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – They’re teens skipping school and adults driving through the night to line up before dawn in soggy San Francisco – all for a chance to watch a few innings of the […]

10/24/2012

Phillip Phillips will sing Game 1 national anthem

(AP) – “American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips will sing the national anthem before Game 1 of the World Series. The series between Detroit and San Francisco opens Wednesday night in San Francisco. Demi Lovato, Zooey […]

10/24/2012

Mayors bet community service on series outcome

DETROIT (AP) – There will be no gift baskets, Texas barbeque, Dr. Pepper, Budweiser beer or St. Louis-style toasted ravioli exchanged following this year’s World Series between the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants. Instead, […]

10/24/2012

Another Giant pennant

(AP) – The Giants and Tigers have been major league franchises for well over a century. They will square off in the World Series for the first time, beginning Wednesday in San Francisco. The Giants […]

10/23/2012

Maybe this explains it

Game one of the World Series tomorrow night in San Francisco — the Giants and Tigers. The Giants completed a comeback beating the Cardinals 9-0. Now last Friday the Cardinals were up three games to […]

10/23/2012

Bob Knight selling rings, medal at auction

NEW YORK (AP) – Hall of Famer Bob Knight is selling his championship basketball rings and Olympic gold medal. A collection of the former coach’s memorabilia will be auctioned by Steiner Sports Memorabilia. It’s part […]

10/16/2012

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