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  1. Giants' mystery: Where was Lincecum during Star Spangled Banner?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... players aren't used to taking so much time off, but the Giants did benefit from the four rest days. Santiago Casilla, Jeremy Affeldt and Sergio Romo each pitched in four of five NLCS games and Javier Lopez was used three times. "The break should do ...

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  2. Giants' mystery: Where was Lincecum during Star Spangled Banner?Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... players aren't used to taking so much time off, but the Giants did benefit from the four rest days. Santiago Casilla, Jeremy Affeldt and Sergio Romo each pitched in four of five NLCS games and Javier Lopez was used three times. "The break should do ...

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  3. World Series: San Francisco Giants have their own 'Core Four'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    While players with catchy nicknames like the Panda, the Freak and MadBum, and shiny trophies like former NL Rookie of the Year and MVP Buster Posey get most of the accolades, a quartet of relievers has played almost as big a role in putting the Giants in position to win a third World Series title in five years. Santiago Casilla, Jeremy Affeldt, Javier Lopez and Sergio Romo are among the seven players who have played in all three postseason runs for San Francisco since 2010, providing stability to a role that can be so hard for some teams to fill come October.

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  4. How the Giants Hacked Baseball's PostseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... the fifth game of the National League Championship Series. In the top of the ninth inning, Bochy brought in Santiago Casilla, his closer, to preserve a 3-3 tie against the St. Louis Cardinals. Casilla immediately got into trouble, and before long ...

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  5. Giants rely on core of 4 relieversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times Leader

    While players with catchy nicknames like the Panda, the Freak and MadBum, and shiny trophies like former NL Rookie of the Year and MVP Buster Posey get most of the accolades, a quartet of relievers has played almost as big a role in putting the Giants in position to win a third World Series title in five years. Santiago Casilla, Jeremy Affeldt, Javier Lopez and Sergio Romo are among the seven players who have played in all three postseason runs for San Francisco since 2010, providing stability to a role that can be so hard for some teams to fill come October.

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  6. Why The Giants Will Win the World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Bold Italic

    ... Hunter Pence, and Brandon Belt were all in the lineup for the 2012 Championship team. Jeremy Affeldt, Santiago Casilla, and Sergio Romo have been key pieces of the bullpen in both title runs and are still anchoring the relief staff. Bumgarner, ...

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  7. Casilla's cool demeanor belies competitive fire withinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | San Francisco Giants

    Being a man of mystery agrees with Giants closer Santiago Casilla . Hitters have no idea what pitch the right-hander will throw them -- or, as often happens, throw past them.

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  8. World Series: Jeremy Affeldt goes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Inside Bay Area

    ... together for all three October runs -- Affeldt, fellow lefty Javier Lopez and right-handers Sergio Romo and Santiago Casilla. ``Jeremy lives for this moment in the sense that the bigger the spotlight, the bigger things are, he doesn't add the ...

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  9. The Royals and the Giants are both the MLB's very best in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Royals Review

    ... about how and when to use his guys. His original closer Sergio Romo was dropped to set-up, and even though Santiago Casilla has been filling that role he is by no means a 50-save-a-year type guy. "Bullpen by committee" they always say, and Bochy is ...

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  10. Giants' core four relievers eye their third Series titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | San Francisco Giants

    ... strongest link between the three teams, as it accounts for four of those spots, thanks to Jeremy Affeldt , Santiago Casilla , Lopez and Sergio Romo . It's hard to put a finger on what's made the Giants so good in October, as was the case in 2010 and ...

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  11. MadBum, Posey in rare Series companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... frequency at which they have reached the game's pinnacle to start their careers. Teammates Jeremy Affeldt , Santiago Casilla , Tim Lincecum , Javier Lopez and injured Matt Cain had been around years before this run began, while Pablo Sandoval and ...

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  12. MLB Playoffs 2014: Day 18 Schedule, Updated World Series PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | BleacherReport

    ... 22 innings in the playoffs without giving up a single run. ESPN.com's Jayson Stark noted How bout that. Santiago Casilla just gave up a hit. First time in 35 days (since 9/11). Faced 40 straight hitters without a hit. This should allow the Giants to ...

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  13. Kansas City Royals Setup Man Wade Davis Proves Team's Bullpen SuperiorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Rant Sports

    ... KC's best relievers have lower ERAs, more innings pitched and more strikeouts per inning this season than Santiago Casilla , the best reliever in San Fran's 'pen. Only five pitchers with more than 18 innings pitched this season have higher K/9 ...

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  14. Mike Matheny: One Plan ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Viva El Birdos

    ... defender even having a chance to make a play? What then? The top of the ninth brought a similar situation. Santiago Casilla nearly beans Tony Cruz twice en route to walking him with the bases loaded. With both Strickland and Affeldt warming up in ...

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  15. MLB Playoffs 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Prediction for World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | BleacherReport

    ... postseason prowess: On the mound, Bumgarner has multi-inning reliever Yusmeiro Petit, as well as Santiago Casilla, Jeremy Affeldt and Javier Lopez - all of whom have yet to give up a single run in the postseason. This is a bullpen capable of coming ...

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  16. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ABC News

    ... deciding Game 5 of the NLCS on Thursday. The score was 3-3, and Bochy started the inning with his closer, Santiago Casilla , on the mound in a move that would elicit polite nods from the paint-by-numbers set. Ninth inning, tie game, at home . . . ...

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  17. Giants, Royals take wild road to World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The London Free Press

    ... likely make during a regular season game. For example, in the top of the ninth inning Thursday, closer Santiago Casilla got himself into a jam, bases loaded, two out. Casilla hadn't given up a run in a month. Normally, maybe Bochy sits back and lets ...

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  18. World Series: Perfect Royals vs tested GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ABC2 Maryland

    Travis Ishikawa #45 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with Santiago Casilla #46 after Ishikawa hits a three-run walk-off home run to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

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  19. 5 Reasons Why San Francisco Giants Will Win 2014 World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Rant Sports

    ... batters. Jeremy Affeldt is on a streak of 19 straight postseason appearances without allowing a run and Santiago Casilla has a streak of 17 straight playoff appearances without allowing a run. The Giants' defense is better, albeit slightly, than the ...

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    Friday Oct 17 | SFGate

    ... dash, as Hunter Pence described it, seven uniformed Giants surrounded him. He got hugs and chest-bumps from Santiago Casilla and Joaquin Arias before reaching home. And it's hard to recall anything quite like Peavy's onrushing bear-hug attempt near ...

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