The Week in Sports Pictures: Oct. 24 - 30
Raising the bar
Deirdre Ann Mullen of the U.S. competes in the women's high jump during the Pan American Games on Wednesday, Oct. 26 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Bull rider Jock Connolly is thrown from Lincoln Electric's Brin during the final round of the PBR World Finals on Sunday, Oct. 30 in Las Vegas.
David Murphy of the Texas Rangers makes a diving catch on a ball hit by Nick Punto of the St. Louis Cardinals during Game 5 of the World Series on Monday, Oct. 24 in Arlington, Texas. The Cardinals would win the series in seven games.
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder David Freese, right, is welcomed home by his team after hitting a solo home run to defeat the Texas Rangers in the 11th inning of Game 6 of the World Series on Thursday, Oct. 27 in St. Louis.
Mercedes Perez of Colombia competes in the women's 69-kg weightlifting final at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico on Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Kent Farrington of the U.S. makes a jump during the Jumping Competition at the Pan American Games on Thursday, Oct. 27 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Guntersville High School players run out to grab their state trophy after their victory over Alexandria High School in the Alabama state volleyball finals on Thursday, Oct. 27 in Pelham, Ala.
Kibwe Johnson of the U.S. competes in the hammer throw during the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Canada's Francois Hamelin, left, Japan's Yuzo Takamido, bottom, and France's Maxime Chataignier collide during the men's 1,500-meter semifinal race at the Korean Air World Cup short track speed skating competition on Saturday, Oct. 29.
Victor Hugo Ortega and Sebastian Villa of Colombia dive during the Men's 3-meter synchronyzed springboard competition at the Pan American Games on Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Colombia's Pedro Causil, left, and Argentina's Ezequiel Capellano cross the finish line during the men's 1,000-meter roller skating competition at the Pan American Games on Thursday, Oct. 27 in Guadalajara, Mexico. Causil won the gold and Capellano took the silver.
Eye on the ball
Caroline Wozniacki serves against Agnieszka Radwanska during their WTA tennis championships match in Istanbul, on Tuesday, Oct. 25.
Trinidad and Tobago's Cleopatra Borel makes a throw during the women's shot put finals at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico on Thursday, Oct. 27.
A little muscle
Participants take part in the "Iron League" bodybuilding and body fitness regional tournament in Russia's southern city of Stavropol on Saturday, Oct. 29.
What a ride!
Darryl Dickey of Georgia Tech Yellow celebrates the Yellow Jackets' 31-17 upset of Clemson in Atlanta on Saturday, Oct. 29.