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Giants Vs. Tigers: Five Things You Didn’t Know From Game 2 Of The World Series

Another game of the World Series is in the books, and more unpredictable action has taken place. After the Giants earned an improbable win in Game 1, they extended their series lead with a Game 2 victory. Here are five things you didn’t know about the game.

10/26/2012

Hunter Pence. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hunter Pence Reunited With Famous Bat

It’s pretty easy to see that Giants outfielder Hunter Pence forms a special bond with his bats.

670 The Score–10/25/2012

Giants Vs. Tigers: Five Things You Didn’t Know From Game 1 Of The World Series

Check out these five facts from Game 1 of the World Series that you may not have known.

10/25/2012

Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World Series

It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.

10/24/2012

The grounds crew gets ready for the World Series at AT&T Park in San Francisco. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Spiegel: A Chicago Fan’s Guide to the World Series

Game on, folks, it’s the fall classic. I know some of us are locked and loaded, but you might be distracted by something shiny in the corner of the room.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2012

Lil Wayne. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Video: Lil Wayne Sings ‘Take Me Out To The Ball Game’ At Cardinals-Giants Game

Watch Lil Wayne sing “Take Me Out To The Ball Game” during Game 6 of the NLCS!

670 The Score–10/22/2012

Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after hitting a two-run home run with teammates Jon Jay #19 and Matt Holliday #7 in the third inning against the San Francisco Giants in Game Three of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 17, 2012 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Beltran Sub Boosts Cardinals In Game 3

Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer after subbing for an injured Carlos Beltran and the St. Louis Cardinals chased Matt Cain before a 3½ hour rain delay in the seventh inning of a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants for a 2-1 series lead Wednesday night.

10/17/2012

Allen Craig #21, David Freese #23, Jon Jay #19 and Daniel Descalso #33 of the St. Louis Cardinals  celebrate their 6 to 4 win over the San Francisco Giants in Game One of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Beltran, Freese Hit 2-Run HRs, Cards Beat Giants

Boosted by two-run homers from proven postseason stars Carlos Beltran and David Freese, and 5 1-3 innings from a steady bullpen, the wild, wild-card St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the NL Championship Series.

10/15/2012

Buster Posey.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Reds 6-4, Win NLDS On Posey’s Slam

Buster Posey hit the third grand slam in Giants’ postseason history, and San Francisco completed its startling comeback by holding off the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 Thursday in the decisive Game 5 of the NL division series.

670 The Score–10/11/2012

Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants hits a sacrifice fly to score Angel Pagan #16 in the fifth inning against the Cincinnati Reds in Game Four of the National League Division Series at the Great American Ball Park on October 10, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Reds 8-3, Playoff Series Even At 2-All

Angel Pagan led off the game with a home run, Gregor Blanco and Pablo Sandoval connected later and Tim Lincecum came out of the bullpen to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 on Wednesday, evening their NL division series at 2-all.

10/10/2012

Marco Scutaro #19 of the San Francisco Giants hits a single in the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds in Game Three of the National League Division Series at the Great American Ball Park on October 9, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Reds In 10th, Cut NLDS Deficit To 2-1

Third baseman Scott Rolen’s error with two outs in the 10th inning gave San Francisco the go-ahead run, and the Giants edged the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 Tuesday night to cut their NL playoff deficit to 2-1.

10/09/2012

Melky Cabrera holds up the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award after the National League won 8-0 during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Melky Cabrera Disqualified From Batting Title At Own Request

Melky Cabrera has been disqualified from the National League batting title at his own request

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI triple in the sixth inning as Luis Valbuena #24 of the Chicago Cubs makes alate tag on September 02 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Pagan’s Single Lifts Giants To 7-5 Win Over Cubs

Angel Pagan hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants closed out a successful road trip with a 7-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

09/02/2012

Kirk Gibson. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Kirk Gibson: MLB Needs Stronger Penalties For Steroid Users

The Arizona Diamondbacks currently sit 6 1/2 games out of first place behind the Dodgers and Giants in the National League West.

670 The Score–08/16/2012

Melky Cabrera holds up the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award after the National League won 8-0 during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants OF Melky Cabrera Suspended 50 Games For PEDs

Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera was suspended 50 games without pay Wednesday after testing positive for Testosterone.

08/15/2012

Matt Cain celebrates with teammates after throwing a perfect game. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Cain Pitches Giants First Perfect Game

Matt Cain and his wife, Chelsea, returned to the field an hour and a half later for a few more perfect memories. They snapped photos on the mound, posing with the workers who tore it down so the dirt could be sent to the Hall of Fame.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

Michael Barrett punches A.J. Pierzynski (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pierzynski In A Cubs Uniform? It Almost Happened

In fact, Pierzysnki could have been wearing a Cubs uniform in that game.

670 The Score–06/07/2012

Starlin Castro. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Sveum On Latest Starlin Castro Gaffe: ‘It’s The Last Straw’

Starlin Castro has improved defensively at shortstop this season, but he continues to have mental lapses.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

Ryan Theriot #5 of the San Francisco Giants forces out Koyie Hill #55 of the Chicago Cubs at second base during the eighth inning at AT&T Park on June 3, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Chicago Cubs 2-0. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Zito Throws Gem For Win 150 As Giants Nip Cubs 2-0

Barry Zito pitched 8 1-3 scoreless innings for his 150th career win and Joaquin Arias snapped an 18 at-bat hit-less stretch with an RBI single that led the San Francisco Giants to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

06/03/2012

Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants gets his throw off to complete the double-play while avoiding the slide of Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs in the fifth inning at AT&T Park on June 1, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Cubs Comeback Falls Short In 4-3 Loss To Giants

Chicago’s slumbering offense woke up just long enough to give the San Francisco Giants a scare. Like much of the season, the Cubs just couldn’t keep it going.

06/02/2012

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