Who Won the 2012 World Series?

San Francisco Giants

Giants win the 2012 World Series
Date: 
Oct 28, 2012
Score: 
4-0
Site: 
Comerica Park - Detroit, MI
Runner Up: 
Detroit Tigers
Misc: 
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
HR: None
GAME 3: Giants 2 - Tigers 0
WP: Ryan Vogelsong; LP: Anibal Sanchez; SV: Sergio Romo
HR: None
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 Yankees3  
Baltimore Orioles1Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees0 
Texas Rangers0  Detroit Tigers0
 Oakland Athletics2Detroit Tigers4 
 Detroit Tigers3  
   SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
 Cincinnati Reds2  
 San Francisco Giants3San Francisco Giants4 
St Louis Cardinals1  San Francisco Giants4
Atlanta Braves0St Louis Cardinals3St Louis Cardinals3 
 Washington Nationals2