Oct 30, 2012 - The Associated PressFresh from their World Series sweep, the San Francisco Giants came home Monday, and a jubilant Bay Area celebrated their arrival.
The San Francisco Giants, fresh off a World Series sweep over the Detroit Tigers, arrive in the
The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in 10 innings Sunday night to complete a four-game sweep and clinch their second World Series championship in three years.
The team arrived at the San Francisco International Airport about 3:45 p.m. Buses then took the team to AT&T Park where they were greeted by hundreds of fans.
They defeated the Texas Rangers 4-1 in the 2010 World Series, the first title since moving to San Francisco in 1958."Kind of wanted it go one more game -- wanted one more day of baseball -- but I'll take it," said Steve Bonachita, 41, of Daly City. "Getting to the World Series was the toughest, but once we were there, it was a breeze."
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