Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
Allen Webster pitched six solid innings and Jemile Weeks stroked a pair of doubles and scored two runs as the Boston Red Sox defeated the sputtering Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night.
The last-place Boston Red Sox took advantage of three critical errors by the first-place Kansas City Royals, pulling away late in a 6-3 victory Thursday night that ended a four-game losing streak.
John Lackey is tagged with the loss and Red Sox drop 3-out-of-4 in weekend series with Royals.
Jacoby Ellsbury collected four hits on Saturday to help the Red Sox defeat the Royals, 5-3.
Lorenzo Cain drew a walk with two outs and the bases loaded in the 10th inning to give Kansas City a 5-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday and complete the Royals’ sweep of a day-night doubleheader.
Ervin Santana pitched seven strong innings and the Kansas City Royals ended Boston’s seven-game winning streak with a 4-2 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Sunday.
Gresh & Zo were joined by national baseball insider Jon Heyman to discuss some of the trade rumors swirling around Major League Baseball.