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Kawakami: Giants are Bumgarner's team now
10/20/2014 10:09 PM PDT
San Francisco Giants will win World Series because it's Madison Bumgarner's time, his team, his World Series, and there's no reason to deny any of that now.
Kawakami: These Giants play country hardball
10/19/2014 09:26 AM PDT - Bound for the World Series, Madison Bumgarner, Jake Peavy and Buster Posey head a group of Southern boys who have brought 'country ways' to San Francisco
Purdy: Royals will use speed to beat Giants in six
The Kansas City Royals and manager Ned Yost will use the speedy Lorenzo Cain, Jarrod Dyson and Alex Gordon to gain an advantage over Buster Posey, Madison Bumgarner, Jake Peavy and the rest of the San Francisco Giants
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
Tim Kawakami's Talking Points Blog
World Series prediction: They ll go as far as Bumgarner takes them, which means I m picking the Giants in 6 games
* Straight from today's Merc website (MY VERSION)/ KANSAS CITY—Madison Bumgarner is the Giants titanium pillar for the 2014 postseason, their unbreakable, unshakable, unmistakable foundation piece.
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Review: 'Birdman' soars with innovative brilliance
With a cast that includes Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, Naomi Watts and Zach Galifianakis, this surreal head-tripper is one of 2014's most innovative movies, an energetic and exciting existential black comedy that's challenging yet accessible and wildly successful in the risks it takes.
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George Clooney's wife Amal Clooney named most powerful woman in London
Malala Yousafzai, Victoria Beckham and Kate Bush also make list.