October 27th, 2012

WS Game 3 – Giants 2-Tigers 0

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For the first time in MLB history, the NL & AL winners of the Hank Aaron Award are playing each other in the World Series. Pictured are Tim Brosnan (Executive Vice President, Business, for Major League Baseball), Miguel Cabrera, Buster Posey and Hank Aaron.


  • Sunday, Oct. 28 at Detroit (5:07): RHP Max Scherzer (1-0, 0.82) vs. RHP Matt Cain (2-2, 3.52) – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Monday, Oct. 29 at Detroit (5:07): RHP Justin Verlander (3-1, 2.22) vs. LHP Barry Zito (2-0, 1.69) – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Wednesday, Oct. 31 vs. Detroit (5:07): RHP Doug Fister vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (1-2, 6.00) – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Thursday, Nov. 1 vs. Detroit (5:07): RHP Anibal Sanchez vs. TBA – FOX, ESPN Radionote: all postseason games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/home games and World Series contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes

WS Game 3 – San Francisco

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Grace Cathedral

San Francisco is filled with Giants fans showing their support!

WS Game 3 – Quick Hits

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the Detroit Tigers in the 3rd Game of the 108th World Series…Giants’ right-hander Ryan Vogelsong (2-0, 1.42) will face Tigers’ right-hander Anibal Sanchez (1-1, 1.35).

Today’s Starting Lineup

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ON THE MOUND…RHP Ryan Vogelsong has allowed 1 run-or-fewer in all 3 of his postseason starts this year, tied for the most in a single postseason in Giants history (Matt Cain, 2010 postseason)…the only starters with 4 consecutive starts of allowing 1 or fewer runs in one postseason are Curt Schilling (2001), Burt Hooton (1981) and Blue Moon Odom (1972).

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than the wind chill factor.

sf giants, world series, photo, 2012, SERGIO ROMO

SERGIO ROMO… Has recorded the last out in 7 of the Giants 9 wins this postseason.

BUSTER POSEY, sf giants, world series, photo, 2012,

BUSTER POSEY… Is 11-for-52 (.212) with 4 runs, 2 HRs (grand slam), 7 RBI and 8 BBs this postseason.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Joined Jimmy Rollins as the only two players in Major League Baseball history with a pair of leadoff home runs in the same postseason.

sf giants, world series, photo, 2012, HUNTER PENCE

HUNTER PENCE… Made his postseason debut with the Phillies last season, batting .211 (4-for-19) in 5 games.

sf giants, world series, photo, 2012, HECTOR SANCHEZ

HECTOR SANCHEZ… Is on his 1st career postseason roster… Has started twice this postseason (both at catcher) and has gone 1-for-7 with 2 BBs.

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