Video: Madison Bumgarner’s dominant Game 1 outing


Giants ace Madison Bumgarner allowed only four hits and struck out seven batters over 7 2/3 scoreless innings Saturday in a 3-0 NLCS Game 1 victory in St. Louis. Relive it now, via

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Not shown in that highlight package was a seventh-inning balk that went unnoticed by the umpires. There was a man on third base, so it would have scored a run (though the Cardinals didn’t appear capable of plating two more). San Francisco has a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven heading into Game 2 on Sunday night.