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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Giants-Royals: A Capsule Look At World Series

A look at the best-of-seven World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals:

92.3 The Fan–8 hours ago

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5 Fun Facts About The Kansas City Royals

While many people know about the Giants, they are no rookie when it comes to the World Series having won two in the last four years, little is known about the Kansas City Royals. Here are five fun facts about America’s newest favorite team.

10/17/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Keidel: Royal Blue Skies For Kansas City

Baseball is trying to be pure again. And when you consider the final four teams in the MLB postseason, they did a good job. The Giants, Cardinals, Orioles and Royals aren’t considered members of the monetary aristocracy, at least not at the level of the Yankees, Red Sox, and Dodgers.

10/17/2014

The Kansas City Royals celebrate their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

5 Things Learned From Royals’ Postseason Run To World Series

Here are five things learned from the Kansas City Royals postseason run that has culminated in the team’s first trip to the World Series since 1985:

92.3 The Fan–10/15/2014

Eric Hosmer #35, Alcides Escobar #2, Christian Colon #24 and Mike Moustakas #8 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Royals Hold Off Orioles 2-1, Finish ALCS Sweep

With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the Kansas City Royals wrapped up a sweep of the AL Championship Series with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.

92.3 The Fan–10/15/2014

Sam McDowell / (Photo by Sheedy & Long/SI)

Sam McDowell: “I Have No Regrets, Even After Getting Kicked Out Of Baseball In My Prime”

Indians great Sam McDowell, one of the greatest power pitchers ever, joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss his alcoholism and being thrown out of baseball at the peak of his career, how baseball fans and pitchers have changed over the years, and more.

92.3 The Fan–10/15/2014

Indians bullpen coach Kevin Cash (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Kevin Cash, Tim Bogar And Jeff Banister Are Rangers’ Finalists

Bench coach Tim Bogar, the Rangers’ interim manager for the final 22 games after Ron Washington’s sudden resignation, is among three finalists for the Texas manager’s job.

92.3 The Fan–10/14/2014

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Indians’ 3rd Annual TribeFest Set For January 24-25

TribeFest is returning to Progressive Field for a third consecutive year. On Tuesday, the Cleveland Indians announced dates for the club’s third annual installment of the fan favorite experience.

92.3 The Fan–10/14/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Jensen Lewis on Royals Potentially Winning the World Series: “I’ve Liked Them Since the Beginning of the Playoffs”

Jensen Lewis talks about the Browns’ win over the Steelers and Brian Hoyer’s level of play, the favorites in both the ALCS and NLCS after the start to both series over the weekend, his prediction to win it all and Mark Shapiro’s comments about the Indians’ offseason plan…

92.3 The Fan–10/13/2014

Terrance Gore #0 of the Kansas City Royal celebrates with his teammates after scoring on Alcides Escobar #2 double to right field in the ninth inning against Zach Britton #53 of the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Royals Beat Orioles 6-4 For 2-0 Lead In ALCS

Following another successful road show, the Royals are heading back to Kansas City with momentum and history on their side in the AL Championship Series.

92.3 The Fan–10/11/2014

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