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Splash shots still define Giants' ballpark

Splash shots still define Giants' ballpark

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Imagine if big league boppers rarely dented the Green Monster at Fenway Park. Or hardly ever hit drives onto Waveland Ave…

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Sweet dreams: Sleep expert helps Giants in October

Sweet dreams: Sleep expert helps Giants in October

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some extra postseason pillow time has Brandon Crawford and the San Francisco Giants dreaming about another World Series c…

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Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Summoned in a tough spot, Royals rookie Brandon Finnegan trotted in from the bullpen, threw his warmup pitches and then d…

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Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in …

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental basebal…

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental basebal…

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Royals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3

Royals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3

Greg Holland closes it out with a 1-2-3 ninth inning and the Royals lead 2-1 in the World Series. Game 4 is Saturday night from San Francisco.

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Perfumed Perez making good scents for Royals

Perfumed Perez making good scents for Royals

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Salvador Perez is a player who doesn't want to make a stink.

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Joe Maddon exercises opt-out, won't return to Rays

Joe Maddon exercises opt-out, won't return to Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Joe Maddon's highly successful run as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays is over.

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World Series fan causes debate with Marlins jersey

World Series fan causes debate with Marlins jersey

MIAMI (AP) — Among the standouts at Games 1 and 2 of the World Series was a Miami Marlins fan in the front row behind home plate.

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Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in …

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Royals shift Cain to tricky right field for Game 3

Royals shift Cain to tricky right field for Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was moved from center field to right for Game 3 of the World Series to boost defense in on…

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Injured Matt Cain is Series spectator for Giants

Injured Matt Cain is Series spectator for Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Well after the rest of his teammates put on their uniforms, Matt Cain wandered into the San Francisco clubhouse and chang…

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Royals might need a rare pinch hit in Series

Royals might need a rare pinch hit in Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Playing under American League rules with few reliable options on the bench this season, no manager had as little use for …

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Giants' Hudson to face Royals' Guthrie in Game 3

Giants' Hudson to face Royals' Guthrie in Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In the middle of a champagne-and-beer-soaked clubhouse after the San Francisco Giants won the NL Championship Series, Tim…

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At 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park

At 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Hosmer loaded up, launched a long fly and watched it sail toward McCovey Cove. Way out there in right field, near th…

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Alleged MLB drug supplier pleads not guilty

MIAMI (AP) — A man described by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a black-market chemist who concocted athletic performance-enhancing dru…

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The Write Way: KC coach's lineup cards are artful

The Write Way: KC coach's lineup cards are artful

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Take a look around the Kansas City Royals' dugout and it's pretty evident: The handwriting is on the wall in this Worl…

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Royals take first battle of bullpens from Giants

Royals take first battle of bullpens from Giants

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first showdown of brilliant bullpens went to the Kansas City Royals.

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Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series

Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout…

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Splash shots still define Giants' ballpark

Splash shots still define Giants' ballpark

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Imagine if big league boppers rarely dented the Green Monster at Fenway Park. Or hardly ever hit drives onto Waveland Ave…

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Sweet dreams: Sleep expert helps Giants in October

Sweet dreams: Sleep expert helps Giants in October

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some extra postseason pillow time has Brandon Crawford and the San Francisco Giants dreaming about another World Series c…

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Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Summoned in a tough spot, Royals rookie Brandon Finnegan trotted in from the bullpen, threw his warmup pitches and then d…

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Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in …

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental basebal…

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental basebal…

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Royals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3

Royals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3

Greg Holland closes it out with a 1-2-3 ninth inning and the Royals lead 2-1 in the World Series. Game 4 is Saturday night from San Francisco.

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Perfumed Perez making good scents for Royals

Perfumed Perez making good scents for Royals

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Salvador Perez is a player who doesn't want to make a stink.

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Joe Maddon exercises opt-out, won't return to Rays

Joe Maddon exercises opt-out, won't return to Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Joe Maddon's highly successful run as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays is over.

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World Series fan causes debate with Marlins jersey

World Series fan causes debate with Marlins jersey

MIAMI (AP) — Among the standouts at Games 1 and 2 of the World Series was a Miami Marlins fan in the front row behind home plate.

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Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in …

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Royals shift Cain to tricky right field for Game 3

Royals shift Cain to tricky right field for Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was moved from center field to right for Game 3 of the World Series to boost defense in on…

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Injured Matt Cain is Series spectator for Giants

Injured Matt Cain is Series spectator for Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Well after the rest of his teammates put on their uniforms, Matt Cain wandered into the San Francisco clubhouse and chang…

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Royals might need a rare pinch hit in Series

Royals might need a rare pinch hit in Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Playing under American League rules with few reliable options on the bench this season, no manager had as little use for …

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Giants' Hudson to face Royals' Guthrie in Game 3

Giants' Hudson to face Royals' Guthrie in Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In the middle of a champagne-and-beer-soaked clubhouse after the San Francisco Giants won the NL Championship Series, Tim…

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At 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park

At 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Hosmer loaded up, launched a long fly and watched it sail toward McCovey Cove. Way out there in right field, near th…

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Alleged MLB drug supplier pleads not guilty

MIAMI (AP) — A man described by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a black-market chemist who concocted athletic performance-enhancing dru…

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The Write Way: KC coach's lineup cards are artful

The Write Way: KC coach's lineup cards are artful

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Take a look around the Kansas City Royals' dugout and it's pretty evident: The handwriting is on the wall in this Worl…

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Royals take first battle of bullpens from Giants

Royals take first battle of bullpens from Giants

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first showdown of brilliant bullpens went to the Kansas City Royals.

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Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series

Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout…

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Mustangs' Roller named top Pioneer exec

Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.

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'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

The Billings Mustangs are Pioneer League champions for the first time since 2003. Fans might not have thought that possible during the middle …

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Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

OREM, Utah – The longest championship drought in Billings Mustangs’ rookie-league history is over.

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Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

Shed Long rounded third base and saw the throw from Orem’s Raul Linares bounce in the dirt at first base. And he realized the Billings Mustang…

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Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

Luke Moran stood alone holding a football in the Dehler Park outfield, waiting for somebody to join him for a little pigskin toss. It’s a comm…

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Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Tickets for Game 1 of the Pioneer League Championship Series go on sale Monday at 9 a.m.

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Mustangs sweep Great Falls for division title

GREAT FALLS — The Great Falls Voyagers never truly solved the right arm of Tyler Mahle.

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Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

The Mustangs’ first postseason game in six years was a microcosm of the past month, as hitters scratched and clawed in two-strike counts and p…

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Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

The 76-game grind is over. Now the fun begins.

September 04, 2014 11:02 pmLoading…

Mustangs stay hot, rout Helena 8-1

Six pitchers combined on a two-hitter, and the playoff-bound Billings Mustangs continued their second-half surge by beating Helena 8-1 in Pion…

September 03, 2014 9:50 pmLoading…

Mustangs hang on to beat Voyagers, 6-5

Taylor Sparks homered and drove in two runs and Brian O'Grady also drove in two runs as the Billings Mustangs held on to beat the Great Falls …

September 02, 2014 10:17 pmLoading…

Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

The Mustangs clinched a Pioneer League playoff berth last Saturday, which rendered the balance of their regular season meaningless with respec…

September 01, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Day after day, the hits kept coming during that magical Pioneer League summer of 1978, a few from a Louisville Slugger bat that would eventual…

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Osprey rallies in ninth to top Ponies

MISSOULA -- Pinch hitter Tyler Humphreys hit a line-drive double to left field to score two runs in the bottom of the ninth and lead the Misso…

August 31, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs clinch playoff berth with win over Missoula

MISSOULA -- The Mustangs are going to the Pioneer League playoffs for the first time in six years.

August 30, 2014 9:55 pmLoading…

Aquino, Mahle named to Pioneer League All-Star team

Outfielder Aristides Aquino and starting pitcher Tyler Mahle of the Billings Mustangs have been named to the Pioneer League All-Star team.

August 30, 2014 3:11 pmLoading…

Aldazoro, Mustangs outslug Missoula

MISSOULA -- Argenis Aldazoro hit two more home runs, including a two-run shot to break a tie game in the eighth inning, and the Mustangs beat …

August 29, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs, Osprey split doubleheader

The Billings Mustangs earned a doubleheader split with the Missoula Osprey on Thursday night to maintain their three-game North Division lead.

August 28, 2014 8:48 pmLoading…

Mahle pitches Mustangs past Great Falls

GREAT FALLS — Tyler Mahle allowed one unearned run in 6 2/3 innings Wednesday and the Billings Mustangs beat Great Falls 4-1 to remain three g…

August 27, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs fall 4-1 to Voyagers in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – The Billings Mustangs were shut out for the final eight innings Tuesday night and fell 4-1 to the Great Falls Voyagers in the Pi…

August 26, 2014 9:51 pmLoading…

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