Who won the World Series 2012 baseball?

Who won the World Series 2012 baseball?

San Francisco Giants2012 World Series / ChampionThe San Francisco Giants are an American professional baseball team based in San Francisco. The Giants compete in Major League Baseball as a member club of the National League West division. Wikipedia

Who lost the 2012 World Series?

San Francisco Giants over Detroit Tigers (4-0)

Who won the 2012 World Series MVP?

Pablo Sandoval
The Giants’ Pablo Sandoval, who in Game 1 tied a record for hitting three home runs in a World Series game, was named the World Series Most Valuable Player (MVP).

Has anyone swept the World Series?

There have been twenty-one World Series sweeps in Major League history. The American League has won / swept thirteen Fall Classics. The National League has won / swept eight Fall Classics.

What was the best World Series ever?

Here’s a list that features 11 of the best World Series games ever played:

  • Game 7, 2016 World Series – Cubs 8, Indians 7 – Extra Innings.
  • Game 5, 1956 World Series – Don Larsen Perfect Game – Yankees 2, Dodgers 0)
  • Game 7, 1960 – Pirates 10, Yankees 9.
  • Game 6, 1975 – Red Sox 7, Reds 6 – 12 innings.

Who won game 4 of the 2012 World Series?

the Giants
With the Game 4 victory, the Giants took the 2012 World Series, four games to none. San Francisco scored the first run of the game, in the top of the second inning. With one out, Brandon Belt tripled off starter Max Scherzer to right field, scoring Hunter Pence.

Has a team with a losing record ever won the World Series?

This is the second-worst record ever for a league champion (the 1973 New York Mets finished 82–79) and the worst record ever for a World Series champion. Previously the 1987 Minnesota Twins finished 85–77 and defeated that year’s Cardinals team in the 1987 World Series….

2006 World Series

Who is the best World Series pitcher ever?

Don Larsen
All-time and Single-Season World Series Pitching Leaders

Rank. Player
1. Don Larsen • 1956 WS 10.2 IP
2. Madison Bumgarner • 2014 WS 21.0 IP
3. Allie Reynolds • 1949 WS 12.1 IP
4. Whitey Ford • 1961 WS 14.0 IP

Who lost the most World Series?

The New York Yankees are the Major League Baseball (MLB) team that has lost the most World Series, with 13 losses as of 2014. Dating back to 1903, the World Series is a championship between the top American League and National League teams to determine who can win four out of seven games.

What MLB team has the least World Series wins?

The Seattle Mariners are the most lowly on the list as the only team that has never played in a World Series, let alone, won it. The Mariners joined the MLB in 1977 as an expansion team and they did find success in the 1990s and early 2000s, making the AL Championship game three times.

Who is the closest active pitcher to 300 wins?

In Major League Baseball, the 300 win club is an informal term applied to the group of pitchers who have won 300 or more games in their careers….Closest Active Players[edit]

Justin Verlander 227 Det, Hou (AL)
Zack Greinke 219 KC, Mil (NL), LA (AL), LA (NL), Ari, Hou (AL)

Has any pitcher ever won 3 games in the World Series?

Having completed Game 7, Lolich became the 12th pitcher to win three games in a World Series, and the last with three complete games in a single Series. He was the last pitcher with three victories in the same World Series until Randy Johnson won 3 games in the 2001 World Series.

Who never won a World Series?

Longest current World Series championship droughts

Seasons Team Last World Series championship won
53 Milwaukee Brewers Never (franchise began 1969)
53 San Diego Padres Never (franchise began 1969)
45 Seattle Mariners Never (franchise began 1977)
42 Pittsburgh Pirates 1979

What MLB team never went to World Series?

Mariners (1977) The Mariners have not only never appeared in a World Series, but they are riding the longest playoff drought in any of the four major pro sports at 19 years.