Game 4 was the most exciting game of the World Series – a back-and-forth affair that took 10 innings to decide. In the end, though, the result was the same: a Giants victory. Here are five things you didn’t know about the game.
“I don’t think you can ever say, ‘I’ve been through this before, it’s easier this time,’ he said. “If anything, it’s a little more difficult.”
Prince Fielder kept up his usual good spirits after the Tigers were swept in four World Series games by the San Francisco Giants.
Pablo Sandoval, the Kung Fu Panda, was voted World Series MVP following the San Francisco Giants’ sweep of Detroit. He hit .500 with three home runs, a double and four RBIs in 16 Series at-bats.
“I’m disappointed for Mr. Ilitch. We wanted this bad for him,” Leyland said. “But when you’ve been in the game a long time, somebody wins and somebody loses.”
Tigers fans are dealing with their disappointment Monday morning after their team is swept out of the World Series.
Miguel Cabrera stood at the plate and watched one last pitch sail by: strike three to end Detroit’s season.
Detroit second baseman Omar Infante broke his left hand when he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of Game 4 of the World Series.
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 sweeping the 2012 Major League Baseball World Series four games to none.
Already down three games to none in the World Series, the Tigers had to scratch catcher Alex Avila from their Game 4 lineup.