With a win tonight over the t. Louis Cardinals the San Francisco Giants can clinch their third World Series berth in the last six years.
With Andrew Friedman leaving the Rays Tuesday to work for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Matt Silverman is going to fill his shoes within the Rays organization.
The San Francisco Giants lost Game 2 on the NLCS on a ninth-inning walk off home run, and they returned the favor Tuesday with a walk off win of their own.
Now that Andrew Friedman is a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers front office, Joe Maddon could be the next member of the Rays staff to go to LA.
Though Andrew Friedman has worked for the Tampa Bay Rays since 2005, he is leaving the team to go work for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Though this is their first playoff appearance since the 1985 World Series, the Royals still have yet to lose a game this postseason.
Two late home runs proved to be the crucial in Game 2 of the NLCS for the Cardinals as they both gave them leads and helped them even the series 1-1.
Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith talked after the game about the team's 48-17 loss to the Ravens today, saying "We're a better football team than that."
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a 38-0 deficit to the Baltimore Ravens at halftime this afternoon, making it the largest such deficit at home in NFL history.
In Game 2 of the Giants/Cardinals NLCS matchup this evening, Madison Bumgarner set a new postseason road scoreless innings streak record.