San Francisco 7
Kansas City 1
Giants Take Game One
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Madison Bumgarner tossed seven brilliant innings, Hunter Pence homered twice and the San Francisco Giants took Game 1 of the World Series by hammering the Royals 7-1 in Kansas City. Bumgarner allowed three hits and blanked the Royals until Salvador Perez homered with two out in the seventh. Pablo Sandoval had two RBIs for the Giants, who have won their last seven World Series games. (photo: AP)
Suspension Hearing For Rice Next Month
UNDATED (AP) - People familiar with the situation say a hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6. Rice was suspended indefinitely Sept. 8 for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy after a video of Rice hitting his then-fiancee in an elevator was released publicly. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell originally had suspended Rice for two games.
Cowboys Release Sam
IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys have released defensive end Michael Sam from the practice squad, causing the NFL's first openly gay player to try to find a third team since being drafted by St. Louis this year. Sam spent seven weeks with the Cowboys after joining their practice squad Sept. 3. He went to Dallas four days after being released by the Rams, who selected him in the seventh round of the draft.
WPIAL Soccer & Volleyball Playoffs Underway
The WPIAL Boys & Girls soccer playoffs are underway with quarterfinal round games Wednesday and Thursday (Washington County teams/schedules listed below). The finals are set for Oct. 31/Nov. 1 at Highmark Stadium.
The WPIAL Volleyball brackets have also been released. Preliminary games start Tuesday with the finals at Baldwin on Saturday, Nov. 1.
Girls Soccer (click for brackets)
AAA--Peters Township vs. Canon-McMillan, Wednesday, 8 pm at Elizabeth-Forward
A--Charleroi vs. Freedom, Wednesday, 6:15 pm at West Allegheny
Boys Soccer (click for brackets)
AAA--Peters Township vs. Bethel Park, Thursday, 8 pm at Elizabeth-Forward
AAA--Canon-McMillan vs. Norwin, Thursday, 6 pm at Baldwin
Girls Volleyball (click for brackets)
AAA--Canon-McMillan vs. #1 Shaler, Wednesday, 7:30 pm at Shaler
AAA--Peters Township vs. #3 Seneca Valley, Wednesday 7:30 pm at Seneca Valley
A--#4 Bentworth vs. Avonworth, Thursday, 6 pm at Frazier
A--Fort Cherry vs. #5 Neshannock, Thursday, 6 pm at Hopewel
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