Kansas City Royals celebrate making it to the World Series

Kansas City Royals have long been the butt of jokes but now they are one step away from winning the World Series.

Derek Jeter celebrates his game-winning hit.

Jeter's closing-act hit explodes on Twitter

Baseball fans - and Nike executives - share joy in storybook ending for baseball star.

Tailgate party

Why have tailgate parties not spread to the UK?

Tailgate parties - beer and barbecue sessions in the car parks near stadiums - are a fact of life in American sport.