Juan Uribe #5 of the San Francisco Giants hits a solo home run to take a 3-2 lead in the eigth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies in Game Six of the NLCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 23, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Uribe Homer Sends Giants To World Series

The San Francisco Giants were one win away from knocking off the two-time National League champion Philadelphia Phillies and advancing to the World Series.

CBS San Francisco–10/23/2010

(L-R) Tim Lincecum, Roy Halladay (AP)

Stakes High For Rematch Of Aces In NLCS Game Five

Facing elimination, Roy Halladay and the visiting Philadelphia Phillies look to prevent Tim Lincecum and the Giants from reaching the World Series in Game 5 on Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–10/21/2010

Juan Uribe #5 of the San Francisco Giants hits a sacrifice fly to score Aubrey Huff #17 to win 6-5 over the Philadelphia Phillies in Game Four of the NLCS at AT&T Park on October 20, 2010. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Uribe’s Sac Fly Gives Giants Win Over Phillies, Lead 3-1 In NLCS

Juan Uribe hit a game-ending sacrifice fly off reliever Roy Oswalt with one out in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants moved within one win of the World Series, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the NL championship series.

CBS San Francisco–10/20/2010

Cody Ross RBI

Giants Shut Down Phillies To Take 2-1 NLCS Lead

Cody Ross and Aubrey Huff hit RBI singles in the fourth inning against Cole Hamels and Matt Cain shut down Philadelphia to help San Francisco Giants take a 2-1 lead in the NLCS with a 3-0 win over the Phillies in Game 3 Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/19/2010

Roy Oswalt Slides Home

Phillies Trounce Giants 6-1, NLCS Now Even

Roy Oswalt pitched eight dominant innings, Jimmy Rollins drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 Sunday night.

CBS San Francisco–10/17/2010


San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom Wages NLCS Bet With Philadelphia’s Mayor

The stakes are high as the San Francisco Giants prepare for Saturday’s opening game of the National League Championship Series versus the Philadelphia Phillies.

CBS San Francisco–10/16/2010

(L-R) Tim Lincecum, Roy Halladay (AP)

The Freak Vs. Doc: Giants, Phils Aces Opposites In Success

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay and San Francisco Giants counterpart Tim Lincecum have little in common except performance on the mound.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010

Raul Ibanez and Placido Polanco

Phillies Relish Role As Favorites Ahead Of NLCS Matchup With Giants

It’s World Series or bust in Philadelphia. Nothing less is acceptable in a city that’s become spoiled by its baseball team’s success.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010

(L-R) Tim Lincecum, Roy Halladay (AP)

Pitching Matchups Creating National Buzz For NLCS

When the Philadelphia Phillies and San Francisco Giants meet in the NL championship series, runs could be awfully scarce.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010

Pat Burrell #9 of the San Francisco Giants connects for a three-run homerun during the first inning of the National League Division Series with the Atlanta Braves at AT&T Park on October 8, 2010 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Giants Pin NLCS Hopes On Beleaguered Offense

In four games with the Atlanta Braves, the San Francisco Giants hit .212 as a team. They scored 11 runs. They struck out 43 times.