Royals beats Giants 7-2 to tie World Series 1-al KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.
A night after the Giants opened with a 7-1 victory for their seventh straight Series win, Gregor Blanco led off the game with a home run against hard-throwing rookie Yordano Ventura. More
Governor maintains strong lead in election poll California voters — Democrats, Republicans and independents alike — say they are less enthusiastic about this year’s statewide election than they were about either of the previous two, a new poll by the nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of California has found.“This is an election that is not drawing a lot of interest,” pollster Mark Baldassare said. More
'It's All For Huell' Project: Superfan Robert DaGasta Honors Huell Howser, Host Of 'California's Gold' but the superfan feels like he has that "Huell mentality." The Burbank resident, who was devastated by the death of the popular TV personality, has been retracing some of Howser's steps around Los Angeles, as part of an effort to create a tribute to his ... 03/13/2013 - 10:12 pm | View Link
Superfan retraces Huell Howser's footsteps to create a tribute Robert DaGasta may not have Huell Howser's twang, but the superfan feels like he has that "Huell mentality." The Burbank resident, who was devastated by the death of the popular TV personality, has been retracing some of Howser's steps around Los Angeles ... 01/10/2013 - 4:00 pm | View Link
The high-octane HDH Royals bullpen of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, after an extra day’s rest in Game 1, pitched 3.2 innings of more scoreless relief in Kansas City’s 7-2 win over the Giants in Game 2 Wednesday night. They are a prime example of how things in baseball don’t necessarily happen by plan but through circumstance.
The Knicks are just days away from opening the regular-season against the Chicago Bulls and yet two of the team’s likely starters are still nursing injuries. While one of them- Jose Calderon- seems to be close to returning from a right calf strain, the other, Andrea Bargnani, remains in medical limbo with a pulled hamstring.
Six days until the opener and the Knicks are starting to look very familiar — and not necessarily in a good way. In brief: Carmelo Anthony is shooting a lot and scoring many points on isolations, while quicker opponents are wide open on the perimeter at the other end.