Here is the opening to my column about the Giants winning the pennant:
Sergio Romo got the honor of finishing off the Cardinals, finishing off the National League Championship Series.
He came into the game in the bottom of the ninth, the Giants ahead 9-0, a slaughter. The rain was falling hard, the drops white pearls in the bright night lights. Puddles formed on infield, and the grounds crew was working near home plate and on the base paths, pouring dry dirt out of bags. Bruce Bochy’s black jacket was slick with rain. It was like playing baseball in a wading pool.
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