- Associated Press - Monday, October 29, 2012

Sergio Romo closes it out by throwing a called third strike past Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera.

The final score is Giants 4, Tigers 3 in 10 innings.

San Francisco finishes a four-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers in the World Series for its second championship in three years.

See you next year!


Marco Scutaro comes through again for the Giants _ who else?

The NLCS MVP lined a 3-1 pitch from Phil Coke into center field for a go-ahead single in the top of the 10th inning, giving San Francisco a 4-3 lead.

Ryan Theriot scores from second with a slide after looping a leadoff single to right-center and moving up on Brandon Crawford’s sacrifice bunt.

The Giants are three outs from a four-game sweep and their second World Series championship in three years. Sergio Romo in to try to close it out for Giants. Top of the order due up for Detroit.

Scutaro entered that at-bat hitting .714 with runners in scoring position this postseason.



Omar Infante was hit on the left hand by Santiago Casilla’s two-out pitch in the ninth inning. You could hear the impact on television, too. Crack!

Infante, grimacing in pain, came out of the game for a pinch-runner. Detroit can only hope the second baseman’s hand isn’t broken.

Gerald Laird grounded into a force play and Game 4 of the World Series is headed to extra innings tied 3-all.

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