San Francisco Giants
Comerica Park - Detroit, MI
Managed by Bruce Bochy; MVP Pablo Sandoval (San Francisco)
The San Francisco Giants swept the Detroit Tigers 4 games to 0 to win their second World Series in three years.
The Giants' Pablo Sandoval tied a World Series record by hitting three home runs in game one and was named the Series MVP. He also hit .500 for the Series.
The Series featured the batting champs from both leagues: Buster Posey of the Giants and Miguel Cabrera of the Tigers.
San Francisco Giants 4
Detroit Tigers 0
|GAME 1: Giants 8 - Tigers 3|
|WP: Barry Zito; LP: Justin Verlander|
|HR: Jhonny Peralta (DET), Pablo Sandoval 3 (SF)|
|GAME 2: Giants 2 - Tigers 0|
|WP: Madison Bumgarner; LP: Doug Fister; SV: Sergio Romo|
|GAME 3: Giants 2 - Tigers 0|
|WP: Ryan Vogelsong; LP: Anibal Sanchez; SV: Sergio Romo|
|GAME 4: Giants 4 - Tigers 3|
|WP: Santiago Casilla; LP: Phil Coke; SV: Sergio Romo|
|HR: Buster Posey (SF), Miguel Cabrera (DET), Delmon Young (DET)|
2012 MLB PLAYOFFS
| ||New York Yankees||3|| || |
|Baltimore Orioles||1||Baltimore Orioles||2||New York Yankees||0|| |