Found October 20, 2012 on Fox Sports Midwest:
ST. LOUIS These energy bursts, either out of survival or necessity, have become hard to explain for the men who continue to play because of them. The San Francisco Giants have turned the elimination game into an adrenaline shot, shaking early series setbacks and somehow, someway, breathing on. Some left them for dead in the National League Division Series after dropping two games at AT&T Park to the Cincinnati Reds then they stole three consecutive contests on the road. Some figured they had a less-than-slight chance Friday down three-games-to-one in the National League Championship Series with left-hander Barry Zito starting against the St. Louis Cardinals then they sent 47,075 fans at Busch Stadium home disappointed. The Giants arrive in the Bay Area for Game 6 of the NLCS on Sunday night, still defying odds, and they carry more pride than panic. Trying to earn the second of three consecutive victories to clinch the franchise's 22nd NL pennant? They did the same le...
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