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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Getting More Value From Payroll Than Giants

The Kansas City Royals are one of MLB’s thriftiest teams, while the San Francisco Giants are one of its highest-spending teams.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/24/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 21: Billy Butler #16 of the Kansas City Royals hits a single in the second inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 2

The Royals evened things up with the Giants in Game 2 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/23/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a three run home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive Group

The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.

10/11/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

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

MILWAUKEE, WI - AUGUST 05: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches during the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on August 05, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Struggling Lincecum Moved To Giants Bullpen

Right-hander Tim Lincecum has been moved to the San Francisco Giants’ bullpen as he tries to work through his latest struggles. Yusmeiro Petit will replace him in the rotation, manager Bruce Bochy said Monday. Bochy […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/26/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 10:  Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants walks to the dugout after throwing in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on August 10, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Lincecum Struggles As Giants Lose To Royals

Tim Lincecum got off to a slow start and never recovered. It’s turning into a disturbing trend for the San Francisco Giants. Lincecum was knocked out in the fourth inning and the Giants went on […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/10/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 23: Tim Lincecum #55 and Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants shake hands after winning the game against the Philadelphia Phillies in the 14th inning at Citizens Bank Park on July 23, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Giants won 9-6 in extra innings. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Lincecum’s First Save Lifts Giants In 14 Innings

If something didn’t happen soon, Giants manager Bruce Bochy was trotting a position player out to the pitching rubber. As it worked out, something happened. Brandon Crawford hit a bases-clearing double to break a 14th-inning […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/23/2014

MIAMI, FL - JULY 20: Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins steals second base against Marco Scutaro #19 of the San Francisco Giants at Marlins Park on July 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Lincecum, Giants Fall To Marlins 3-2

A 59-foot curveball in the seventh inning ended Tim Lincecum’s winning streak Sunday. A fat splitter early in the game gnawed at him more. Lincecum gave up a two-run homer in the first inning to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/20/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 11: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the top of the first inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on July 11, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lincecum Stays Sharp, Giants Blank D’backs

Tim Lincecum has been on such a roll over the past three weeks that even a matchup against longtime nemesis Paul Goldschmidt wasn’t enough to rattle the two-time NL Cy Young winner. About the only […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/11/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 6:  Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 6, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Lincecum Whips Padres Again In Giants’ 5-3 Win

Tim Lincecum doesn’t pitch like the two-time Cy Young award winner from five years ago. He’s just beginning to get similar results. The right-hander struggled after winning the honor in 2008 and 2009, but a […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/06/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – July 2nd, 2014

On the big show today we hit on the heartbreaking loss by USA to Belgium. In a magnificent effort by Tim Howard, the USA couldn’t get enough done to advance in the World Cup. We […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/02/2014

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