(JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO)
Giants rout Royals

10/22/2014 09:09 AM PDT
Madison Bumgarner pitches seven dominant innings as the San Francisco Giants win 7-1 over the Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of the World Series.  
JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO
10/22/2014 07:12 AM PDT - Pence becomes third Giants player to hit home run, double in Series game, finished 2 for 3 with two runs scored and two RBI  
 


(Nhat V. Meyer)
Kawakami: Game 1 played right into Giants' hands

The Giants' wire-to-wire 7-1 annihilation of the Royals was all they could have ever wanted and planned to start the 2014 World Series. 
(NHAT V. MEYER)
Purdy: Giants stick to proven World Series formula

Madison Bumgarner is a fuzzy-bearded, 25-year-old, left-handed force of North Carolina nature -- just what the October doctor ordered for a Game 1 starter. 
(JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO)
Live: World Series Game 2 updates, 5 p.m.

Follow the live action Wednesday in Game 2 of the World Series beginning at 5 p.m.