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Sam Arneson's family ties to World Series

Uncle Mike coaches the Kansas City Royals

Sam Arneson's father, Dave, played football at Wisconsin in the 1980s. But his mother's side of the family is no slouch. In fact, his mother's brother, Mike Jirschele, currently coaches for the Kansas City Royals. 

Giants power past Brewers 15-5 for 3-game sweep

Brewers now tied with Cards in Central Division

Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his three RBIs and finished a double shy of the cycle, powering the San Francisco Giants past the Milwaukee Brewers 15-5 on Sunday to match a season high with their sixth straight win.

Brewers slip by Giants 4-3

Parra snaps tie with a home run in the seventh

Gerardo Parra snapped a tie with a home run in the seventh -- his first hit since been acquired by the Brewers -- and Milwaukee recorded the final out of its 4-3 victory Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants when video replay overturned a safe call at first base.

Giants force Game 7 in NLCS vs. Cardinals

Deciding game Monday night

Something has to give on Monday. That's when Game 7 will decide the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between two teams that thrive in elimination games.

Giants force Game 7 in NLCS vs. Cardinals

Deciding game Monday night

Something has to give on Monday. That's when Game 7 will decide the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between two teams that thrive in elimination games.

Giants beat Reds in 10th, cut NLDS deficit to 2-1

Rolen makes key error in the 10th

Third baseman Scott Rolen's error with two outs in the 10th inning gave San Francisco the go-ahead run, and the Giants edged the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 Tuesday night to cut their NL playoff deficit to 2-1.

Giants beat Reds in 10th, cut NLDS deficit to 2-1

Rolen makes key error in the 10th

Third baseman Scott Rolen's error with two outs in the 10th inning gave San Francisco the go-ahead run, and the Giants edged the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 Tuesday night to cut their NL playoff deficit to 2-1.

Giants knock off Cubs in ninth

Marmol allows game-winner after allowing two walks

Everybody needs a little pick-me-up now and then, even pitchers as good as the San Francisco Giants' Matt Cain.

Giants knock off Cubs in ninth

Marmol allows game-winner after allowing two walks

Everybody needs a little pick-me-up now and then, even pitchers as good as the San Francisco Giants' Matt Cain.

Lincecum, Nady lead Giants past Cubs 5-2

David DeJesus's homer lone bright spot for Cubs

Tim Lincecum pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning and Xavier Nady had a three-run double in his first game with the San Francisco Giants, who beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Saturday.

Lincecum, Nady lead Giants past Cubs 5-2

David DeJesus's homer lone bright spot for Cubs

Tim Lincecum pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning and Xavier Nady had a three-run double in his first game with the San Francisco Giants, who beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Saturday.

Misplayed ball gives Giants victory over Reds

Cincinnati maintains NL Central lead thanks to Pirates loss

On paper, Jay Bruce's botched attempt to catch Angel Pagan's fly to right field in the ninth inning Sunday will officially be scored an RBI double because he never touched the ball. Bruce would rather the blame be placed on him.

Misplayed ball gives Giants victory over Reds

Cincinnati maintains NL Central lead thanks to Pirates loss

On paper, Jay Bruce's botched attempt to catch Angel Pagan's fly to right field in the ninth inning Sunday will officially be scored an RBI double because he never touched the ball. Bruce would rather the blame be placed on him.

Vogelsong wins fourth straight as Giants sweep Cubs

Crawford hit RBI double

Ryan Vogelsong won his fourth straightdecision, Buster Posey scored the go-ahead run on a double-playgroundball by Joaquin Arias in the seventh inning and the San FranciscoGiants beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Monday for a four-game sweep.

Vogelsong wins fourth straight as Giants sweep Cubs

Crawford hit RBI double

Ryan Vogelsong won his fourth straightdecision, Buster Posey scored the go-ahead run on a double-playgroundball by Joaquin Arias in the seventh inning and the San FranciscoGiants beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Monday for a four-game sweep.

Zito gets 150th win as Giants beat Cubs

Chicago drops tenth straight road game

Barry Zito pitched 8 1-3 scoreless innings for his 150th career win and Joaquin Arias snapped an 18 at-bat hitless stretch with an RBI single that led the San Francisco Giants to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

Zito gets 150th win as Giants beat Cubs

Chicago drops tenth straight road game

Barry Zito pitched 8 1-3 scoreless innings for his 150th career win and Joaquin Arias snapped an 18 at-bat hitless stretch with an RBI single that led the San Francisco Giants to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.