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San Francisco Giants Eli Whiteside, left, and Travis Ishikawa charge the field after beating the San Diego Padres 3-0 to clinch the NL West, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010 in San Francisco. At right are Brian Wilson (38) and Buster Posey. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)
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San Francisco Giants Eli Whiteside, left, and Travis Ishikawa charge the field after beating the San Diego Padres 3-0 to clinch the NL West, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010 in San Francisco. At right are Brian Wilson (38) and Buster Posey. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

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