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Probable Pitchers

Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants

, AT&T Park
Jeremy Guthrie, RHP
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Guthrie's only postseason start thus far came on Oct. 14 in a 2-1 win over the O's in the ALCS. He allowed one run in five innings. The Game 3 win marked Guthrie's first postseason appearance in his 11-year career.

Tim Hudson, RHP
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After 16 seasons, Hudson finally gets a chance to start on baseball's biggest stage. The veteran righty makes his Fall Classic debut, coming off a pair of no-decisions in Giants victories. He allowed four runs in 6 1/3 against St. Louis in the NLCS.

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Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants

, AT&T Park
Jason Vargas, LHP
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Vargas held the O's to one run in 5 1/3 innings on Oct. 15 in the ALCS. He earned the Game 4 win to lift the Royals to the World Series. Vargas has never pitched at AT&T Park in his nine-year career.

Ryan Vogelsong, RHP
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Typically a postseason force, Vogelsong struggled against St. Louis in the NLCS, lasting just three innings in Game 4. He entered that outing having allowed one run or fewer in five straight starts to begin his postseason career -- an MLB record.

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Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants

, AT&T Park
James Shields, RHP
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Shields' postseason struggles continued in Game 1, as he gave up five runs on seven hits in three-plus innings. He has a 7.11 ERA in the playoffs, having allowed at least four runs while not making it through six in three of his four starts.

Madison Bumgarner, LHP
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Bumgarner continued his World Series dominance and cemented his status as the ace of the postseason in Game 1, firing seven three-hit innings in the Giants' 7-1 win. He struck out five and walked one, allowing one run on a Salvador Perez homer.

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San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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