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 Yankees 3    
Baltimore Orioles 1 Baltimore Orioles 2 New York Yankees 0  
Texas Rangers 0     Detroit Tigers 0
  Oakland Athletics 2 Detroit Tigers 4  
  Detroit Tigers 3    
      SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
  Cincinnati Reds 2    
  San Francisco Giants 3 San Francisco Giants 4  
St Louis Cardinals 1     San Francisco Giants 4
Atlanta Braves 0 St Louis Cardinals 3 St Louis Cardinals 3  
  Washington Nationals 2