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Fans hold up cut out faces of panda bears in support of Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants during Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval

Pablo Sandoval was awarded World Series MVP after the Giants sweep of the Tigers. Sandoval joined Reggie Jackson, Babe Ruth and Albert Pujols in World Series history when he hit three home runs in Game 1.

Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts after he
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Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts after he is unable to get out the St. Louis Cardinals' Allen Craig on an infield hit in the seventh inning of Game 4 of the ALCS. (Oct. 18, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval can't
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval can't handle a ball hit by St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma during the second inning of Game 4 of the NLCS. (Oct. 18, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds
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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds the bases Buster Posey's grand slam in the fifth inning against the Cincinnati Reds in NLDS Game in Cincinnati. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval dives safely into third base in the first inning of Game 4 of the NLDS. (Oct. 10, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds
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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run to left field against Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers during Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 24, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval crosses
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval crosses the plate after hitting a solo home run in the first inning during Game 1 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 24, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval takes
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval takes batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 24, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval reacts after hitting a double in
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Pablo Sandoval reacts after hitting a double in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 7. (Oct. 22, 2012)

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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants reacts after he hit a double in the first inning during Game 6 of the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals. (Oct. 21, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval tosses
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval tosses his helmet after striking out during the first inning of Game 5 of the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals. (Oct. 19, 2012)

First base coach Roberto Kelly #39 and Pablo
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First base coach Roberto Kelly #39 and Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants look on during Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants reacts
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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants reacts after Gerald Laird of the Detroit Tigers grounded out to end the top of the eighth inning during Game 2 of the World Series. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Fans hold up cut out faces of panda
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Fans hold up cut out faces of panda bears in support of Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants during Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants hits a single in the sixth inning during Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants waits
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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants waits in the on-deck circle during Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval smiles
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval smiles as he waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval waits
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits a two-run home run during the third inning of Game 1 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 24, 2012)

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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run to left field off of Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander in the third inning of Game 1 of the World Series at AT&T Park. (Oct. 24, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts to the crowd after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of Game 1 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 24, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants celebrates
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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with the MVP trophy after defeating the Detroit Tigers in Game 4 to win the World Series. (Oct. 28, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits a single during the third inning of Game 4 of the World Series. (Oct. 28, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval warms
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval warms up during a workout at Comerica Park in Detroit, Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. The Giants are scheduled to play the Detroit Tigers in Game 3 of baseball's World Series on Saturday in Detroit. The Giants lead the best-of-seven series 2-0. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya )

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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval makes a play on a ball hit by Detroit Tigers' Delmon Young during the sixth inning of Game 3. (Oct. 27, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts during Game 3 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 27, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits a single during the first inning of Game 3 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 27, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits a single during the first inning of Game 3 of the World Series. (Oct. 27, 2012)

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval dances
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval dances in front of a heater in the dugout before Game 3 of the World Series. (Oct. 27, 2012)

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Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants talks with teammate Hunter Pence in the dugout prior to Game 3 of the World Series. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants
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Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants grounds out in the third inning of Game 2 of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 25, 2012)

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