3yUnlike the 4-6-3, the 6-4-3 or even the 3-6-1 double play, the 2U-4 double play is not a common occurrence. But much to the dismay of Delmon Young, Prince Fielder and Jim Leyland, the Giants completed the rare 2U-4 twin killing in the fourth inning.
3yBarry Zito and Pablo Sandoval were outcasts among misfits in 2010, but this postseason has afforded each another shot.
3yTwo years after he was an afterthought in the 2010 World Series, Pablo Sandoval showed his mettle with a performance for the ages in Game 1.MORE: World Series Central Giants 8, Tigers 3 Giants video
3ySan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Detroit Mayor David Bing have a World Series wager, and only one city will reign supreme.
3yBetween Angel Pagan's rally-starting double off third base and the Giants' quirky 2-4 double play, it's clear something special is happening in S.F.MORE: World Series Central Giants 8, Tigers 3 Giants video
3yBarry Zito and Tim Lincecum combined to out-duel Justin Verlander and silence a dangerous Tigers lineup. At this point, any story line connected to San Franciscos pitching is completely believable.
3yJustin Verlander was unhittable, and then he faced Pablo Sandoval. The Giants exposed a major chink in the armor of the reigning AL MVP and claimed Game 1.
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