Bud Black will no longer be the next manager of the Washington Nationals after being insulted by the team’s contract offer, reports say.
The Giants, behind the brilliance of Madison Bumgarner, defeated the Royals in last year’s World Series to capture their eighth World Series.
The Royals capped off their season by winning the World Series for the first time in 30 years by defeating the Mets in five games.
Eric Hosmer had hardly any time to think about taking off for home and scoring the tying run in the ninth inning Sunday night, but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t prepared for the situation.
Eric Hosmer scored the tying run for the Kansas City Royals in the ninth inning Sunday night on a heads-up baserunning play that could have just as easily gone down as a boneheaded decision.
The winner of the World Series Sunday night was not the Kansas City Royals. Oh no. It was Frank Thomas, thanks to the amazingly ironic quote he gave after Game 5.
The World Series may have ended on Sunday night, but the outcome of Game 5 will haunt New York Mets manager Terry Collins for a long time.
The New York Mets had Game 5 of the World Series in their hands, but a bad throw from first baseman Lucas Duda allowed the Kansas City Royals to tie the game and extend the contest into extra innings