The Early Lead: World Series


Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Ryan Riess wins 2013 World Series of Poker

The 23-year-old from Michigan beats 29-year-old club promoter Jay Farber to take home nearly $8.4 million.

By Kelyn Soong  |  12:36 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  world series of poker, wsop

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 11/05/2013

World Series of Poker 2013 finals preview, TV schedule

Underdogs Ryan Riess and Jay Farber will play for the WSOP bracelet and $8.3 million payday.

By Kelyn Soong  |  06:10 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  8.3 million prize, jay farber poker, poker championship, ryan riess poker, what channel is world series of poker on, world series of poker, world series of poker finals, world series of poker payday, world series of poker tv schedule, wsop bracelet

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 10/31/2013

World Series 2013: The future of the Red Sox, Cardinals rosters

The Red Sox have more impending free agents than the younger Cardinals.

By James Wagner  |  09:11 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, MLB Playoffs, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013

2013 World Series: A look at the Red Sox-Cardinals pitching matchups

After three games, a look back and forward at the pitching matchups.

By Harry Pavlidis  |  05:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, MLB Playoffs, World Series

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013

World Series 2013: The Red Sox are in serious trouble

The Cardinals have a 2-1 series lead and the Red Sox send Clay Buchholz to the mound in Game 4.

By James Wagner  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, MLB Playoffs, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 10/25/2013

World Series 2013: The Cardinals’ fire-breathing bullpen

The Cardinals’ bullpen, filled with power arms, dominated yet again in Game 2.

By James Wagner  |  09:23 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, MLB Playoffs, World Series

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 10/24/2013

John Lackey’s long road back to the World Series

After a tumultuous recent past, John Lackey will return to the World Series for the first time since he won Game 7 as a rookie.

By Adam Kilgore  |  02:21 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLB Playoffs, World Series

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013

World Series: Second basemen Dustin Pedroia, Matt Carpenter help drive Red Sox, Cardinals

Boston’s Dustin Pedroia and St. Louis’s Matt Carpenter are a pair of homegrown second basemen who are key cogs in their teams’ lineups for the World Series.

By Lacy Lusk  |  01:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLB Playoffs, World Series

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals face off in World Series

For the first time since 1999, the two best regular-season teams in baseball will play against each other in the World Series.

By Kelyn Soong  |  10:01 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Wainwright, Boston Red Sox, David Ortiz, Michael Wacha, MLB, St. Louis Cardinals, tom boswell, World Series

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Boston mayor hopes Red Sox win “World Series Cup”

Thomas Menino has had an amusing malaprop for each of the city’s pro teams.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:31 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Boston Red Sox, MLB Playoffs, World Series

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Giants fans fill streets to celebrate World Series win. Also, they burn stuff.

San Francisco Giants fans let loose with a fiery street party after their team's run to victory in the World Series.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:58 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Detroit Tigers, MLB, San Francisco Giants, World Series