Bumgarner pitches Giants to third crown in five years
Madison Bumgarner capped one of the most dominant pitching performances in World Series history with five scoreless innings to lead the Giants over the Royals 3-2 in Game 7, capturing the 2014 series crown for San Francisco.
West Virginia University prides itself in its football team. Both the school and the state itself pride themselves in WVU athletics. It was a prideful day, then, when WVU’s football team hired Tom Bradley as senior associate head coach in February.
Heading into the 2014 season, the Pirates hoped pitching prospect Jameson Taillon would follow the same path as Gerrit Cole, who jumped to the majors in mid-June the previous season after starting 2013 with Class AAA Indianapolis.
Hunter Pence had 3 hits and 3 RBI and Pablo Sandoval added a pair of RBI as the Giants evened the World Series with an 11-4 win over the Royals in Game 4 on Saturday night.
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Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.