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World Series - San Francisco Giants v Kansas City Royals - Game Seven
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San Franciso Giants Beat Kansas City Royals for Third World Series Title in Five Years

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner threw five scoreless innings of relief, and Michael Morse drove in the game-winning run with a bloop single as the San Francisco Giants beat the Royals, 3-2, in Game 7 of the 2014 World Series in Kansas City on Wednesday night.

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Meijer Announces Dates for the 2015 Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft

After a successful inaugural tournament that generated $600,000 for Midwest food pantries, the Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft will return to Grand Rapids in 2015 for another week of community events and the best women golfers in the world.

The tournament is slated July 20-26, 2015, at Blythefield Country Club in Belmont, and will again benefit the Walker-based retailer Meijer's Simply Give program.

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London Jollies for the Lions, Other Things We Learned About NFL Week 8

High scores, amazing offensive performances and second chances highlighted Week 8 of the 2014 NFL season.

Here's what we learned on Sunday:

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This Is Why Michigan Can’t Have Nice Things, Other Top Stories from Week 9

This weekend didn't lack for big numbers and big drama in college football.

Here are some of the highlights and what we learned. 

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MHSAA Announces Football Playoff Pairings

The pairings were announced Sunday for the 2014 Michigan High School Athletic Association football playoffs.

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Football For Breakfast, Other Things You Need To Know About NFL Week 8

By the end of this Sunday, many NFL teams will have played half their scheduled games this season. Things are getting really serious. Here's what to watch out for in Week 8:

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MSU safety RJ Williamson intercepts Michigan's Devin Gardner and returns it for a touchdown in the third quarter. (Getty Images)
MSU safety RJ Williamson intercepts Michigan's Devin Gardner and returns it for a touchdown in the third quarter. (Getty Images)
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Michigan State Routs Michigan 35-11

The Spartans forced three turnovers en route to beating their arch-rivals for the sixth time in eight seasons.

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Hopkins High School Football’s Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman Named Athletes of the Week

The Hopkins High School football team's halfback pair of Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman share honors as this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

Hopkins has its regular-season finale at 7 p.m. tonight against Godwin Heights in Wyoming. Stegeman and Collings are two big reasons why the Vikings could claim the Ottawa-Kent (OK) Conference Silver Division title outright in addition to reaching the postseason for the ninth consecutive year.

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Can Lane Kiffin Escape Knoxville? Big Questions for Week 9 in College Football

Top teams face tough road tests, and Tennessee fans gear up for the return of Lane Kiffin. Those are just some of the top stories in what should be another fun week of college football.

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Youth Waterfowl Hunts in Michigan in October and November

This fall brings seven opportunities for youth to enjoy special waterfowl hunts in Michigan.

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Replica of Tiger Stadium to be Finished in 2015

Tiger Stadium in Detroit is looooong gone, but fans of the ballpark will soon have a chance to relive the experience of the historic ballpark.

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Forest Hills Central Boys Tennis, East Kentwood and Spring Lake Girls Golf Win State Championships

A successful weekend for West Michigan student-athletes as boys tennis and girls golf champions were crowned.

There were a number of strong finishes from West Michigan schools including championship wins by Forest Hills Central Boys Tennis and from East Kentwood and Spring Lake Girls Golf teams.

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