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Guthrie delivers Royals a postseason gem by the Bay

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His 147-pitch victory in a 2003 NCAA Regional was the signature start of Jeremy Guthrie's postseason career, but perhaps no longer. The one the folks in California will chew on now is the five-inning performance in Game 3 that helped Kansas City to a 3... Read More »

Statcast: Perez’s scoop and throw too fast for Blanco

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Trailing Game 3 of the World Series by one run in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Giants desperately needed a baserunner. They almost got one on a Gregor Blanco bunt, but Statcast shows how a smooth play by Royals catcher Salvador Perez and a poor... Read More »

Oct. 24 Jeremy Guthrie, Alex Gordon postgame interview

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Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and left fielder Alex Gordon addressed the media after Game 3 of the World Series at AT&T Park. Read More »

Royals seize control of Series, edge Giants in Game 3

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Kansas City took charge of this World Series on Friday, but the Royals were exhibiting no exaggerated claims of confidence or undo displays of bravado after their 3-2 victory over the Giants in Game 3 at AT&T Park. The Royals, though, might be in b... Read More »

Oct. 24 Ned Yost postgame interview

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Royals manager Ned Yost addressed the media after Game 3 of the World Series at AT&T Park. Read More »

Tale of the tape: Royals-Giants, Game 4

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Here's a breakdown of the pitching matchup for Game 4 of the World Series at AT&T Park between the Royals' Jason Vargas and the Giants' Ryan Vogelsong. Read More »

MLB pauses during Game 3 to Stand Up To Cancer

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Major League Baseball used its biggest stage for the sixth year in a row to hold a live Stand Up To Cancer moment for a capacity crowd and a global FOX viewing audience. Read More »

MLB pays tribute to Gwynn before Game 3

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Major League Baseball honored the late Tony Gwynn prior to Game 3 of the World Series between the hometown Giants and Royals on Friday at AT&T Park. Read More »

World Series Game 3: KC-SF in-game notebook

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Welcome to AT&T Park and MLB.com's live hub for Game 3 of the World Series, which will be consistently refreshed with news of the day and key developments from earlier in the game. For real-time updates, follow in Gameday. In the At Bat App, go to ... Read More »

Vargas aims to use AT&T Park to his advantage

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Jason Vargas' first meaningful outing at AT&T Park coincides with a chance to give his Royals a commanding 3-1 lead in this Fall Classic. It'll come against a Giants team he held to two runs on nine hits in five innings on Aug. 8, a lineup the 31-y... Read More »

Lineup breakdown: Royals vs. Giants, Game 3

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With Game 3 of the World Series shifting to the Bay Area, the Royals and Giants are both looking to get a leg up in the series that's even at a game apiece. Here is a breakdown of the starting lineups for tonight's game. Read More »

Omaha bank robbery

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Omaha police are searching for two men who robbed the Security National Bank at 80th and Cass Street Friday morning. Officers were called to the bank just after 10:00 am. Police were told one of the suspects was armed with a handgun. After getting an undetermined amount of money the two took off in a […] Read More »

Young mountain lion shot and killed near Chadron

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A young female mountain lion has been shot and killed in northwestern Nebraska. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reports a landowner killed the one-and-a-half year old mountain lion in his yard south of Chadron in Dawes County. The man shot the cat when it came near both his house and a chicken coop. The cougar weighed approximately […] Read More »

Pheasant & quail hunting starts this weekend

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This is a great weekend to enjoy the great outdoors. Nebraska Game and Parks Department spokesman Greg Wagner says leaves and other fall foliage is at the peak of color. He says Indian Cave State Park south of Brownville is one of the best areas to enjoy the fall colors. This is also the season […] Read More »

Omaha’s bond rating drop

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Moody’s Investment Service downgraded the city of Omaha’s bond rating from A-A-1 to A-A-2. The report shows Omaha’s financial outlook is stable but retiree health care costs, unsettled labor contracts and the federally mandated sewer separation project as reasons for the lower mark. The bond credit rating business goes on to say that significant progress […] Read More »