Buster Posey (Y-D '06-'07) is a 2x Cape League champion and a 2x World Series champion with the San Francisco Giants. He's looking for his third ring with the 2014 World Series. Don't miss this story on SFGate about how Buster ended up being drafted by the Giants.
This year, one in five players in the World Series are Cape alums. Here are the players from the Giants' roster:
- Buster Posey (Y-D '06-'07), C/1B
- Brandon Belt (Harwich '08), 1B
- Brandon Crawford (Orleans '07), SS
- Matt Duffy (Orleans '11), 2B/SS
- Joe Panik (Y-D '10), 2B
- Andrew Susac (Falmouth '10), C
- Gary Brown (Orleans '08-'09), OF
- Tim Lincecum (Harwich '05), SP
- Javier Lopez (Falmouth '97), RP
- Joe Lefebvre (Falmouth '76), Assistant Pitching Coach
- J.T. Snow (Orleans '88), Special Assistant
The Kansas City Royals are looking for their second ever World Series victory, and first since 1985. Reliever Brandon Finnegan (Falmouth '13) and pitching coach Dave Eiland (Falmouth '86) spent summers on the Cape.