RSS
San Francisco Giants advance to World Series
Mascot Lou Seal holds up a sign reading 'NL Champs' after the San Francisco Giants defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 to advance to the World Series.
Mascot Lou Seal holds up a sign reading 'NL Champs' after the San Francisco Giants defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 to advance to the World Series.
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images
T

he San Francisco Giants shut out the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in game seven of the NL championship series Monday night, earning a spot in the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. Two years after winning their first crown in San Francisco, the Giants will square off against the AL champion Tigers to see which team will reign in professional baseball. "We showed up here to win," Giants center fielder Angel Pagan said. "And we're going to carry that over into the World Series."

EDITORS' PICKS

THE WEEK'S AUDIOPHILE PODCASTS: LISTEN SMARTER

Subscribe to the Week