Originally posted on The Giants Cove  |  Last updated 10/29/12
There's a great deal to process in understanding the scope and immensity of the San Francisco Giants sweep of the Detroit Tigers to become the 2012 World Champions. It's not just the records broken or tied, the dominance over three quality MLB teams, or the Giants' impossible postseason journey.This is also about something that may be a lot more important: pure team play. In an era when MLB franchises have exponentially grown in value, players routinely receive mega-contracts, and stars flip from one team to another simply to cash in, the 2012 San Francisco Giants actually played for each other, for their manager and for their fans.Nothing better explains how they scaled one ridiculous ice-slicked, sheer drop, harrowingly high mountain after another to achieve greatness.And it's so much more than that tired pro-sports canard "team chemistry". Did you ever hear any baseball, football or basketball player publicly state that his current team has bad, poor or zero team chemistry? Not u...
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