Originally written on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 11/16/14
(AP) -- The San Francisco Giants have made a habit of winning elimination games this year, but that's a situation the St. Louis Cardinals excel in as well. The Giants are 5-0 while facing elimination this postseason and once again will have Matt Cain on the mound in a decisive contest Monday night when they host the Cardinals in Game 7 of the NL championship series. San Francisco rallied to win its division series over Cincinnati after losing the first two games at home. The Giants trailed 3-1 in this series against the defending World Series champions before winning 5-0 in Game 5 on the road Friday and 6-1 in Sunday's Game 6. The 2010 World Series champions seemingly have all the momentum now. "There are two teams in the same boat right now. You'll see two teams go out and give it everything they've got," Giants reliever Jeremy Affeldt said. "This is what we play all year for and we'll put it all on the line. This is Game 7. There's only o...
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