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Relieved Giants say the Royals earned their respect

The smell of liquor filled the air in the San Francisco Giants’ locker room Wednesday night, combined with the sounds of laughter and shouting. For the third time in five years, the Giants were celebrating a World Series championship, and they were intent on making the most of it.

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For Tom Watson, honored at NAIA event, character counts

At the 1977 British Open, Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus started leaving the pack behind in the third round and staged The Duel in the Sun, blistering Turnberry over the final two days. Watson’s 2-foot putt on the 72nd hole clinched the championship, and he’ll never forget what happened after Nicklaus shook his hand.

Federer, Murray advance at Paris Masters

Roger Federer was made to fight all the way by local favorite Jeremy Chardy before reaching the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday, while Andy Murray moved one match away from qualifying for the ATP Finals.

For Tom Watson, honored at NAIA event, character counts

At the 1977 British Open, Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus started leaving the pack behind in the third round and staged The Duel in the Sun, blistering Turnberry over the final two days. Watson’s 2-foot putt on the 72nd hole clinched the championship, and he’ll never forget what happened after Nicklaus shook his hand.

Federer, Murray advance at Paris Masters

Roger Federer was made to fight all the way by local favorite Jeremy Chardy before reaching the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday, while Andy Murray moved one match away from qualifying for the ATP Finals.

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Series loss won’t diminish Royals’ magical season

The Royals, known for two decades as a punchline, made it all the way to the World Series. This group did that, these talented ballplayers who bonded during bus rides in the minor leagues, then common struggles and triumphs in the big leagues. They lost in the end, but along the way changed baseball in Kansas City for a group of fans who’ve been waiting through more heartache than should be allowed.

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Relieved Giants say the Royals earned their respect

The smell of liquor filled the air in the San Francisco Giants’ locker room Wednesday night, combined with the sounds of laughter and shouting. For the third time in five years, the Giants were celebrating a World Series championship, and they were intent on making the most of it.