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-- please have a streak. Welcome to the white house on this beautiful afternoon and congratulations to the San Francisco Giants on their second World Series title. Three years. They gave us a habit. I wanna start recognizing all the fans. Of the orange and black with a today including San Francisco mayor of late has -- -- house. What -- your number one fans in Washington. Leader Nancy Pelosi is there. Season ticket all of. All the members of congress that we got here today were were were glad you gather here and we want to recognize as well Larry -- And GM Brian. Say again. For building yet a another championship team give them big round of applause. And of course we've got to. Somebody who keeps -- looking younger every time I see him. The say hey kid Willie Mays in the how. And of course we've got a big. Give a big congratulations. To manager. -- -- Who just last week -- greats like. John went wrong and Joseph Torre as one of the one of only 21 managers to win 15100 games that is an incredible off. Give -- to the ground ball. -- Now they want catalog all of these guys were already here celebrating. Their last World Series title. Some things apparently don't change. The Giants stole one behind stellar pitching. And smothering defense. And timely hitting. And even though they used a different closer down the stretch. This -- still had a beard to fear. Yet. On the other hand some things don't change. In 2010 and it took five games to close out the World Series. This year it only took full. There are some new faces standing behind me some new nicknames. We got the reverend. Got blockbuster. We even got new haircuts. And -- there. Very they don't -- now has minimal. And of course there were no moments to right into the history books as well -- during the regular season Matt Cain threw. The franchise's first perfect game when they record tying fourteen strikeout. Buster Posey were returned from injury yet. I wish I was that young you just got to snap back. Comes back hits it 33624. Home runs and earns. The National League MVP eight. In the playoff the Giants -- first two games to the reds forces them to run off. Three straight. Wins to stay alive in that against the Cardinals they had to come back for -- three to one hole. Went seven games. In all this team faced elimination a total of six times in the playoffs. It's no wonder that your own fans still referred Giants baseball as torture. But in the World Series. They decided to take a -- zero run on Giants fans. -- in game one. Bubbles that -- came out swinging with a record tying three home runs on his way to. Becoming the World Series MVP. Three games later brooms were out. It was time for more fireworks over north beach another parade down market street. And we eastern championships this team has added another chapter to historic legacy of players like Mays and McCovey and parent. And I think it's time that a few more names that list of Lincecum and Cain and Posey and Kung -- Penn. So. As the Giants prove every day. -- baseball. Can be even bigger than all stars and Cy Young winners of the junior Giants program uses baseball to each integrity and leadership. And team worked more than 20000 children. The team recently won a national award for the support of the LG BT community. Two years ago the Giants became the first. Professional sports franchise to record. And it gets better video to help -- viewed. I'm proud to announce the next season are planning to turn the center field bleachers and AT&T park. In whats believed to be the first ever edible garden. In a major American sports facility. -- -- Cahill and strawberry is an -- The Giants are gonna help encourage local you to eat healthy even at the ballpark. I should -- even Michelle would say it's okay have a hot dog once while. And I don't want to ever get carried away and think that that Cahill every time -- ballpark. So today. We are proud to honor the Giants not only for being champions on the dime. But also being champions for the entire San Francisco community as well. They represent their city -- proudly and they do a great job Adam. And on that note let's hear one more time for the world champion. San Francisco Giants.
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