Giants, Tigers pitched their way to the top
DETROIT -- When the San Francisco Giants scored twice off Detroit's Anibal Sanchez in the second inning of Game 3 of the World Series, Tigers fans at Comerica Park immediately grew edgy.
In this postseason, two runs can feel like 20.
"They're normally hard to come by in postseason, because you're going to face a good pitcher pretty much every night," Detroit manager Jim Leyland said.
Leyland's observed that first hand this year. The Tigers reached the World Series thanks to a fabulous performance by the starting rotation - and they entered Game 4 on Sunday night on the verge of... read more