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Change of Hart: Braves name team president

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Veteran baseball executive John Hart reversed course and opted to accept a three-year deal to become president of baseball operations with the Atlanta Braves.

Five things we know heading into World Series Game 3

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Here are five things we know about the World Series as it switches to San Francisco for Game 3 on Friday.

World Series has lowest Game 1 ratings in history

San Fran game 1 of World Series

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Game 1 of the 2014 World Series was no "royal" in terms of the ratings.

Royals ride five-run inning to Game 2 rout

Royals game 3 win ALCS

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Salvador Perez hit a two-run double and Omar Infante belted a two-run homer in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.

Bumgarner, Giants cruise in World Series opener

San Fran game 1 of World Series

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San Francisco left-hander Madison Bumgarner allowed three hits over seven innings, and Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in the first as the Giants toppled the Royals 7-1 Tuesday night in Game 1 of the World Series.

Royals sub Nix for Colon on Series roster

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The Kansas City Royals made a minor last-minute change to their World Series roster before Game 1 on Tuesday, adding Jayson Nix in place of Christian Colon.

SF tops KC -- in World Series ticket prices

Giants clinch NLCS

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San Francisco has taken the lead over Kansas City. In World Series ticket prices.

World Series notebook: Giants hold experience edge

Giants clinch NLCS

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The San Francisco Giants have been here before, winning the 2010 and 2012 World Series. The Kansas City Royals have not been to this biggest baseball stage since 1985, when they defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in seven games.

Is this super fan the Royals' good luck charm?

SungWoo Lee


He's a bespectacled, middle-aged South Korean guy with a corporate job. But he has already swept Twitter and the international media, which swarmed him at the airport as he departed.

Report: Red Sox may trade Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes, 2014 Home Run Derby

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The Boston Red Sox may look to trade outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this offseason, according to the Boston Globe.

Giants fan swaps home run ball for Series tickets

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A man who gave back the home run ball hit by Travis Ishikawa that sent the San Francisco Giants to the World Series received something special in return: Tickets to Game 3 of the World Series in San Francisco against the Kansas City Royals.

Radio stations ban Lorde song ahead of World Series

Lorde, Ella Yelich-O'Connor

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With the World Series on the line, radio stations in San Francisco aren't taking any chances.

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