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The San Francisco Giants celebrate in the locker room after defeating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to win Game 7 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

New Dynasty: Bochy, Giants Capture 3rd Title In 5 Years

In a remarkable every-other-year pattern, San Francisco somehow finds its best form in even years. With new faces and old ones, with castoffs and misfits and some key midseason acquisitions.

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San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy celebrates with Madison Bumgarner after defeating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to win Game 7 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Ace Madison Bumgarner Wins World Series MVP

While sealing Game 7, Bumgarner boosted his World Series stats to numbers never seen before: 4-0 with a save and an 0.25 ERA, along with three championship rings.

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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 28: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 6

The Royals scored 10 runs to shut out the Giants in World Series Game 6. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/29/2014

Omar Infante of the Kansas City Royals slides into home to score in the fifth inning against San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey during Game 6 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

World Series: Royals, Giants Headed To Winner-Take-All Game 7

Recent history favors Kansas City. Home teams have won nine straight Game 7s in the Series since Pittsburgh’s victory at Baltimore in 1979.

10/29/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 15: Yusmeiro Petit #52 of the San Francisco Giants reacts in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Four of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 4

The Giants romped the Royals in World Series Game 4, which saw the teams combine for 15 runs and 28 hits. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/26/2014

AT&T Park in San Francisco (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

At 1-All, World Series Moves To ‘Quirky’ AT&T Park

Tim Hudson starts for the Giants against Jeremy Guthrie as the Royals play their first game in San Francisco since 2005, when they took two of three.

10/24/2014

Umpires discuss a close play at first base as San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy looks on. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

MLB’s Expanded Replay Gets High Marks From Bochy, Scherzer

Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. Starting this season, many key decisions will be made in a studio far away.

01/17/2014

David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is out at home by Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of Game 5 of the American League Championship Series. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: MLB Will Likely Ban Home-Plate Collisions

“At this point, I don’t know who would argue to keep it, or what their argument would be,” one team official said. “There is no reasoned argument to keep it (in the game).”

10/21/2013

The red carpet on 42nd Street for the ninth annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show. (credit: WCBS 880's Paul Murnane)

MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show Gives Fans Free Up-Close Look At Players

The trip started at Bryant Park on 42nd Street and Sixth Avenue, on about 80,000 square feet of red carpet, and continued past Grand Central Terminal.

07/16/2013

Fans walk outside of Citi Field during Gatorade All-Star Workout Day on July 15, 2013. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

All-Stars Young And Old Set For Midsummer Classic At Citi Field

Although fresh faces are taking over, that doesn’t mean all the old guys are out. Rivera, Hunter and Beltran are back at the All-Star Game, bringing decades of experience and wisdom.

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start All-Star Game; Mariano Rivera To Finish?

The first and last pitch of the All-Star Game could well be “New York, New York.”

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start For NL In All-Star Game; Wright Batting Cleanup

Amazin’! Mets ace Matt Harvey will be getting the ball for the National League in Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Citi Field.

07/15/2013

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Melancon, Romo, Tillman Added To All-Star Rosters

Under baseball’s labor contract, pitchers who start on the Sunday before the All-Star game may opt not to participate.

07/14/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Clayton Kershaw: Mets Ace Matt Harvey Should Start All-Star Game

“He should (start),” Kershaw told FOXSports.com. “There’s no reason, especially if it’s in New York, that he shouldn’t start. That’s what the fans will want. I’ve got no problem with that.”

07/08/2013

Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Kallas: Of Course Dodgers Outfielder Yasiel Puig Is An All-Star

Puig can hit, hit with power, run, field and has a howitzer for an arm. There’s nothing he can’t do on a baseball field.

07/03/2013

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