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.
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 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 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 )