Who did SF Giants beat in 2012 World Series?

Who did SF Giants beat in 2012 World Series?

Detroit Tigers
The 108th edition of the World Series, the series was a best-of-seven playoff between the National League (NL) champion San Francisco Giants and the American League (AL) champion Detroit Tigers; the Giants won in a four-game sweep.

Did the Giants win the World Series in 2012?

The Giants defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in seven games after overcoming a 3-1 deficit in the NL Championship Series and advancing to the 2012 World Series to face the Detroit Tigers. They swept the Tigers in four games to win their second World Series title in three years.

Who won the 2012 World Series MVP?

Pablo Sandoval
DETROIT — Pablo Sandoval not only has baseball’s neatest nickname, Kung Fu Panda has a World Series MVP award to go along with it. Sandoval took home the trophy following the San Francisco Giants’ sweep of Detroit, hitting .

What MLB team has lost 13 World Series?

The New York Yankees are the Major League Baseball (MLB) team that has lost the most World Series, with 13 losses as of 2014. Dating back to 1903, the World Series is a championship between the top American League and National League teams to determine who can win four out of seven games.


Who won Game 4 of the 2012 World Series?

DETROIT, Mich. (CBS / AP) — Smart pitching. Clutch hitting.

Who was the Giants closer in 2012?

He reached the major leagues in 2006 and had become the Giants’ regular closer by the end of 2007….Brian Wilson (baseball)

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Has a 9 7 team ever won the Super Bowl?

The 2011 New York Giants are the only team in NFL history to win a Super Bowl following a 9-7 regular season. QB Eli Manning had a career-high 4,933 pass yards, but the Giants ranked 25th in scoring defense and nearly missed the playoffs.

Has a team ever swept the World Series?

There have been twenty-one World Series sweeps in Major League history. The American League has won / swept thirteen Fall Classics. The National League has won / swept eight Fall Classics.

Who has the longest beard in the MLB?

The left-hander pitcher—Dallas Keuchel—of the Huston Astros, has certainly one of the longest beard of the major league baseball.

What’s the best World Series ever?

Best World Series ever

  • Yankees vs Diamondbacks, 2001.
  • Red Sox vs Giants, 1912.
  • Pirates vs Yankees, 1960.
  • Rangers vs Cardinals 2011.
  • Indians vs Cubs, 2016.
  • Red Sox vs Mets, 1986.
  • Red Sox vs Reds, 1975.
  • Twins vs Braves, 1991. With all due respect to the rest, this was the best World Series ever.

What is the best World Series ever?

Here’s a list that features 11 of the best World Series games ever played:

  • Game 7, 2016 World Series – Cubs 8, Indians 7 – Extra Innings.
  • Game 5, 1956 World Series – Don Larsen Perfect Game – Yankees 2, Dodgers 0)
  • Game 7, 1960 – Pirates 10, Yankees 9.
  • Game 6, 1975 – Red Sox 7, Reds 6 – 12 innings.

Has there ever been a walk off to win the World Series?

JERRY HOWARTH One of the best pieces of trivia that came out of that: Only two World Series have ended with a walk-off home run. Bill Mazeroski for Pittsburgh in 1960 at Forbes Field to win Game 7 against the Yankees 10–9, and Joe Carter 33 years later against the Philadelphia Phillies.

Has a 500 team ever won the Super Bowl?

500 teams out there hoping to go from mediocre to great with a playoff push, the answer is no. But there have been a few somewhat close calls. Two 9-7 teams have made the Super Bowl and lost: Los Angeles Rams, Super Bowl XIV.

Has there ever been a 4 game World Series?

The 1987 Minnesota Twins became the first team in the history of the World Series to win the championship by winning all 4 games they hosted when they defeated the St. Louis Cardinals. They repeated this 4 years later in 1991 when they defeated the Atlanta Braves.

Which MLB teams do not allow facial hair?

What a concept! The Yankees are the lone big-league team to have a policy that bans beards. It’s something they’ve done since the late George Steinbrenner instituted the policy in 1973, and the rule persisted as some long-held tribute to Steinbrenner despite changes throughout the organization. But really, it’s 2021.

How hard did Brian Wilson throw?

Brian Wilson: 102.2 MPH Sorry Giant fans, Wilson threw his fastest pitch prior to the beard days, so the picture must reflect that.

What is considered the greatest baseball game of all time?

Top 10 Baseball Games All Time

  • 1975 World Series Game 6.
  • 1991 World Series Game 7.
  • 1960 World Series Game 7.
  • 1997 World Series Game 7.
  • 2014 American League Wild Card Game.
  • 1986 World Series Game 6.
  • 1988 World Series Game 1.
  • 2011 World Series Game 6.

Who is the best baseball team ever?

1927 Yankees
Determining the Best Major League Team Ever Through Logical Statistical Comparison

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1 1927 Yankees
2 1939 Yankees
3 1907 Cubs
4 1932 Yankees

What baseball teams no longer exist?


  • Boston Braves. Pictures 1876-1952.
  • Brooklyn Dodgers. Pictures 1890-1957.
  • Milwaukee Braves. Pictures 1954-1965.
  • Montreal Expos. Pictures 1969-2004.
  • New York Giants. Pictures 1883-1957.

Has a 7 loss team ever won the Super Bowl?

Yes, this has happened 5 times in history. The 1998 St. Louis Rams (4-12), 2000 New England Patriots (5-11), 1980 San Francisco 49ers (6-10), 2019 Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7-9) and 2016 Philadelphia Eagles (7-9) all won the Super Bowl the next season after having a losing record.

Has a Joe ever lost a Super Bowl?

Because much like Marino, Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow lost the Super Bowl in his second season as an NFL starter.