SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The popular song ''Royals'' by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.
BOSTON (AP) -- Lou Lucier, who was the oldest surviving former Boston Red Sox player, has died at the age of 96.
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jon Jay will undergo left wrist surgery later this week, the lone major medical issue facing the St. Louis Cardinals coming off a fourth straight NL Championship Series.R.B. FALLSTROM (AP Sports Writer)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance.JOSH DUBOW (AP Sports Writer)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Tim Lincecum walked silently through the bustling clubhouse before Saturday's workout and stuck his left arm straight out as he passed Jean Machi's locker, offering a friendly fist bump to the reliever.JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)