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Kawakami: World Series euphoria one day, free agency the next
10/30/2014 09:57 PM PDT
San Francisco Giants have five key free agents, and now that the World Series has ended, Brian Sabean has to deal with the harsh reality of the 2015 player budget.
Kawakami: Madison Bumgarner seals World Series triumph for Giants
10/30/2014 07:21 AM PDT - Madison Bumgarner earned his place in World Series lore with five scoreless relief innings, adding to his incredible performance as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals in Game 7
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Purdy: Giants rode Madison Bumgarner to the finish line
MadBum time was a truly amazing show
M. Thompson II
Thompson: Giants dynasty raises bar for Bay Area teams
While the San Francisco Giants keep winning titles, the Oakland A's, San Jose Sharks, San Francisco 49ers and Golden State Warriors have struggled in biggest games and the Oakland Raiders have become joke.
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Giants free-agency: Sabean s cautionary theme, the whiplash effect, and probably not so much of a World Series payroll splurge
* Straight from today's Merc website (MY VERSION)/ Buster Posey grabbed Madison Bumgarner and held on as if his life depended on it, you may have noticed.
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