Opening Day in San Francisco

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening DayAfter a stormy evening, San Franciscians experienced a perfect day at AT&T Park.  Pregame festivities began with the introduction of the 2012 and 1962 Giants.  The 41,138 fans were also treated to a fantastic flyover by the pilots of Lemoore Naval Air Station and a touching tribute to Giants fan Bryan Stow.  Matt Cain kept the excitement going with a complete game shutout.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Pablo Sandoval

Pablo Sandoval, who has hit safely in all 6 games to start the season, high-fives down the line.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Jim Davenport, Alvin Dark

Jim Davenport and Alvin Dark (l-r) in the dugout before the Opening Day ceremony where the 1962 Giants team was honored.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Jeremy Affeldt

Jeremy Affeldt escorts Tyler Stow off the field after he threw out the first pitch in honor of his father, Bryan Stow.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Mike McCormick, Barry Zito

Cy Young Award winners, Mike McCormick laughs with Barry Zito before they Jon Miller introduces them to the crowd.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Team

The VFA-192 “Golden Dragons” from Lemoore Naval Air Station thrilled everyone in the ballpark with their spectacular flyover.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Angel Pagan, Willie Mays

Center Fielders, Willie Mays and Angel Pagan discuss the finer point of baseball during the pregame ceremonies.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco Giants, 2012, Photo, Opening Day, Willie McCovey, Orlando Cepeda, Javier Lopez, Clay Hensley, Santiago Casilla, Gaylord Perry,

Willie McCovey, Orando Cepeda and Gaylord Perry are presented with watches by members of the 2012 team.

S.F. Giants, San Francisco, Photo, 2012, Matt Cain

Matt Cain allowed one hit in his complete game shutout.

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