Giants Sweep Tigers, Win The World Series
Giants 7th Championship in franchise history 2nd in 3 years.
Originally posted on CBS Detroit:
DETROIT (97.1 THE TICKET/AP) - A two-out RBI single by Marco Scutaro broke a three-all tie in the tenth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in Game 4 and sweep the 2012 Major League Baseball World Series four games to none.
As heard on 97.1 The Ticket - the Tigers were held scoreless through 20 innings when Miguel Cabrera hammered a two-run shot off of Cain in the third inning. Cabrera gave the Tigers their first lead in the World Series.
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AL Triple Crown winner Cabrera and San Francisco’s Buster Posey also homered, marking the first time both reigning batting champions went deep in the same Series game. (Read related story: Cabrera’s Homer Not Enough For Tigers.)
San Francisco’s Brandon Belt hit an RBI triple off the right-field wall in the second following a ground-rule double by Hunter Pence…
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