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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07:  Santiago Casilla #46 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with teammates after the final out of their 3 to 2 win over the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Wild Pitch Sends Giants Into NLCS

The Giants advanced to the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals after a wild pitch by Aaron Barrett in the bottom on the seventh inning.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/07/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 06:  Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after scoring on a throwing error by Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants in the seventh inning during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bumgarner’s Errant Throw Fuels Nats Rally, Force Game 4

Buster Posey blamed himself for instructing Madison Bumgarner to go for the out at third on a bunt rather than a sure thing at first, believing the Giants had a good chance for a double […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04:  Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with his teammate Brandon Crawford #35 after hitting a solo home run to right field in the eighteenth inning against Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Giants Know There’s No Guarantee With 2-0 Lead

The Giants know how realistic it is to rally in the playoffs.

10/05/2014

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Peavy, Giants Top Strasburg, Nats In NLDS Opener

Jake Peavy took a no-hitter into the fifth inning to outpitch playoff rookie Stephen Strasburg, and the San Francisco Giants won their ninth consecutive postseason game by beating the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Friday in an NL Division Series opener.

10/03/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 01:  Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with teammates after hitting a four-run home run in the fourth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the National League Wild Card game at PNC Park on October 1, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Giants, Nationals Set For Game 1 Of NLDS

The San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals both missed the postseason last year. That’s pretty much where the similarities end heading into Friday’s NL Division Series opener. Bruce Bochy has managed the Giants to two […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/03/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 01:  Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the National League Wild Card game at PNC Park on October 1, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Bumgarner, Crawford Lead Giants To NLDS After Win In Pittsburgh

Brandon Crawford became the first shortstop to hit a grand slam in postseason history, and gave the Giants a 4-0 lead they wouldn’t relinquish.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

7. San Francisco Giants (84-70)

Pittsburgh Pirates Bringing 3 Catchers, San Francisco Giants Extend Bullpen For Wild Card Game

San Francisco placed 10 pitchers on the one-game roster, including Jake Peavy, who would be available if starter Madison Bumgarner gets into early trouble.

10/01/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 9:  Edison Volquez #36 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the bottom of the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on September 9, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Pirates’ Volquez Looks To Continue Revival Against Giants

Edinson Volquez’s renaissance began with a simple game of catch. During his brief session with Pittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage on that January day at the team’s training facility in Florida, the talented but […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25:  Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates the wild card playoff birth after they defeated the San Diego Padres 9-8 at AT&T Park on September 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

For Giants, Facing Playoff Elimination Is Nothing New

Just rewind two Octobers ago, when the Giants overcame six elimination games on the way to their second World Series championship in three years.

KHTK Sports 1140–09/29/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 28:  Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants scores run number nine against the San Diego Padres in the seventh inning at AT&T Park on September 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  The Giants won 9-3. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Padres 9-3, Gear Up For Wild Card Game

At the end of a long and sporadic regular season for the San Francisco Giants, Hunter Penceheld the microphone to his mouth and gave fans at AT&T Park a pep talk. The right fielder, whose […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants hits a bases loaded two-run double against the San Diego Padres in the bottom of the eighth inning at AT&T Park on September 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The Giants won the game 3-1. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Crawford’s Single Lifts Giants Past Padres 3-1

Eric Stults finished the season the way he wanted to, even if the San Diego Padres failed to back the left-hander with enough run support. The results were painfully familiar. Stults allowed one run and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/27/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 26: Seth Smith #12 of the San Diego Padres scores, beating the throw to catcher Andrew Susac #34 of the San Francisco Giants in the top of the six inning at AT&T Park on September 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Start Postseason On Road After Loss To Padres

If the Giants are going to make a serious run at winning a third World Series title in five years, they’ll have to do it starting on the road. That’s perfectly fine with manager Bruce […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/26/2014

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3. Washington Nationals (96-66)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – October 1, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on October 1st.

23. Cincinnati Reds (72-84)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 24, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 24th.

20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 17, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 17th.

25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 9, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 9th.

8. Kansas City Royals (74-62)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 2, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 2nd.

8. Los Angeles Dodgers (74-57)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – August 27, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on August 27th.

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