SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Roy Halladay pulled his groin in the second inning and most of his teammates had no idea.
The pitcher just stuck it out like the ace he is for the Philadelphia Phillies , who are headed home still with a shot at a third straight National League pennant thanks to Halladay's latest gutsy effort.
"The guy's just a tough guy," Placido Polanco said. "He didn't show it."More »
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The castoff comes through with another big hit, the rookie delivers again. The slumping slugger emerges at exactly the right time, the guy too banged up to start comes through at the end.
It's been that kind of season for the charmed San Francisco Giants, now just one win away from the World Series.More »
NEW YORK (AP) -- Big home runs. Shutdown relief pitching. Blowout wins.
The AL championship series has turned into the one-sided affair many expected -- except that it's the Texas Rangers who are one win from the World Series, not the New York Yankees.More »
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Cody Ross keeps doing his best Barry Bonds imitation.
With the home run king watching and cheering from a front-row seat, Ross delivered again, Matt Cain outdueled Cole Hamels and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-0 Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the NL championship series.More »