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Charlie Riedel/AP file photoWorld Series fans were targets of counterfeit Fall Classic tickets and merchandise in Kansas City on Tuesday.

Phony World Series tickets, merchandise seized

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bogus World Series tickets worth tens of thousands…

Charlie Riedel/AP file photoWorld Series fans were targets of counterfeit Fall Classic tickets and merchandise in Kansas City on Tuesday.
Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerLefty O’Doul’s will have a webcam during the World Series that will be shown at Walsh’s Corner Cocktails in Kansas City.

Iconic SF, Kansas City baseball bars create ‘virtual window’ into World Series games

San Francisco and Kansas City, Mo., are separated by 1,500 miles, but…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerLefty O’Doul’s will have a webcam during the World Series that will be shown at Walsh’s Corner Cocktails in Kansas City.
Courtesy photoSan Francisco Gay Men's Chorus director Tim Seelig throws down a challenge to the Heartland Men's Chorus in a YouTube video posted Monday.

San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus, Kansas City chorus make World Series wager

Kansas City, San Francisco accepts your challenge. Not just between baseball teams,…

Courtesy photoSan Francisco Gay Men's Chorus director Tim Seelig throws down a challenge to the Heartland Men's Chorus in a YouTube video posted Monday.
Al Behrman/AP file photoThe Giants Buster Posey has been to three World Series in five years.

World Series: How they match up

A look at the best-of-seven World Series between the San Francisco Giants…

Al Behrman/AP file photoThe Giants Buster Posey has been to three World Series in five years.

Claim filed against SF following Native American Heritage Night incident

Two Native Americans removed from AT&T Park during a Native American Heritage…

AP Photo/David ZalubowskiSan Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence follows the flight of his single against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Wednesday

Posey, Giants rally for 12-7 win over Rockies

Buster Posey is rounding into form, looking more and more like the…

AP Photo/David ZalubowskiSan Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence follows the flight of his single against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver on Wednesday
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezSan Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval hits a two-run home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the fifth inning of a baseball game on Sunday

Giants power past Brewers 15-5 for 3-game sweep

After an extended slump they would rather forget, the San Francisco Giants…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezSan Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval hits a two-run home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the fifth inning of a baseball game on Sunday
AP Photo/Kathy WillensSan Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence hits a third-inning

Bumgarner gem, Pence's 2 HRs take Giants past Mets

On a weekend full of fine pitching performances and brisk games, Madison…

AP Photo/Kathy WillensSan Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence hits a third-inning

2 men charged with assault, battery in fight outside AT&T Park

Charges have been filed against two men who were allegedly involved in…

1989 AP Photo file photoMembers of the A’s — including Mark McGwire (25) and Mike Gallego

Rivals rekindle 1989 Series memories

OAKLAND -- At O.co Coliseum Monday for the opening game of this…

1989 AP Photo file photoMembers of the A’s — including Mark McGwire (25) and Mike Gallego
Ben Margot/ap file photoTim Lincecum had a bad start his last time out

No reason to panic about one bad Tim Lincecum start

Welcome back, Giants fans, to the Glass Half Empty Saloon, where it…

Ben Margot/ap file photoTim Lincecum had a bad start his last time out
Hunter Pence had posted a picture of his scooter on Twitter for people to keep an eye out for it.

Giants RF Pence's stolen scooter returned

Giants outfielder Hunter Pence's scooter was returned undamaged Wednesday after it was…

Hunter Pence had posted a picture of his scooter on Twitter for people to keep an eye out for it.
Suzanna Mitchell/Courtesy photoGiants Sergio Romo

Giants, AT&T Park award $50K in grants to non-profits

The Giants and AT&T Park truly hit a grand slam with the…

Suzanna Mitchell/Courtesy photoGiants Sergio Romo
AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA large flag is presented in the AT&T Park outfield during the national anthem before an opening day baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Arizona Diamondbacks in San Francisco

AT&T Park is putting new wine choices on roster

The notion of wine drinking at a baseball game, or any sporting…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA large flag is presented in the AT&T Park outfield during the national anthem before an opening day baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Arizona Diamondbacks in San Francisco
Mike Koozmin/The S.f. examinerAlissa Wilson

Devoted Giants fans not deterred by rain to cheer for visiting season opener

The Giants opened their season on Monday hundreds of miles away, but…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. examinerAlissa Wilson
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMario Alioto

Newest AT&T Park features include edible garden, members-only social club

The Giants are ushering in their 15th season at AT&T Park with…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMario Alioto
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Sandoval, Giants don’t appear to be close on extension

Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval and his representatives turned down a contract…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Jeff Chiu/2010 AP file photoBarry Bonds is returning to the Giants as a spring training instructor. The Giants say Bonds is expected to arrive during the second week of March 2014.

Barry Bonds will be Giants spring instructor

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Barry Bonds is all set to return to the…

Jeff Chiu/2010 AP file photoBarry Bonds is returning to the Giants as a spring training instructor. The Giants say Bonds is expected to arrive during the second week of March 2014.
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Bonds’ vote total slips in second year of HOF eligibility

In his second year of eligibility, former Giants slugger Barry Bonds saw…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline

New year means another chance for sports fans to abandon resolutions

It’s Jan. 2, which means it’s highly likely that 20 to 25…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline