MLB.com personalities share World Series predictions

MLB.com personalities share World Series predictions

The World Series has arrived. But who will win? MLB.com staff members shared their predictions for the results of the Giants-Royals matchup.

Mike Bauman
MLB.com columnist

Giants in six
They know how to do this.

Hal Bodley
MLB.com columnist

Giants in six
Experience and Bruce Bochy make the difference.

Lindsay Berra
MLB.com reporter

Royals in seven
Bochy's smarts slow down the Royals' buzz saw, but Cinderella prevails.

Jim Callis
MLBPipeline.com columnist

Royals in seven
Their bullpen and defense will continue to make the difference.

Anthony Castrovince
MLB.com columnist

Giants in six
Love the Royals, but I'm basically done counting out the Giants, especially given the Madison Bumgarner factor.

Alyson Footer
MLB.com reporter

Giants in seven
This thing goes the distance. Two relentless teams with a flair for the dramatic.

Richard Justice
MLB.com columnist

Royals in six
Defense and 98-mph fastballs get it done.

Jonathan Mayo
MLBPipeline.com columnist

Royals in six
Sweeptober ends, but KC still figures out a way to finish it off.

Tracy Ringolsby
MLB.com columnist

Royals in five
Speed and bullpen that creates a six-inning game.

Carlton Thompson
MLB.com VP, executive editor

Giants in six
Dynasty over destiny.