2012 World Series: Tigers vs. Giants

Giants tab Bumgarner for Game 2

The Giants will roll with Madison Bumgarner for Game 2 of the World Series.

How did the Tigers and Giants get here?

Baseball players are notoriously streaky individuals. Let's take a look at the players we'll see in the World Series, and how their seasons came together.

A primer to Tigers' World Series teams (Part 1)

A capsule guide to the Post-Cobb World Series teams, Part 1.

World Series: Some crashed, some soared

Some players ride high into the World Series only to crash, while others rise from the ashes of the first two rounds.

Does Tigers' vacation make them Series favorites?

The Detroit Tigers punched their World Series ticket four days before the San Francisco Giants punched theirs, which gave the Tigers plenty of time to set their pitching rotation. But historically speaking, what has this presumed advantage meant?

Tigers staying ready playing minor leaguers

The Tigers have five full days off before the World Series begins. So they've worked up a couple of games against players from their system.

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