It took 52 years for the Giants to win their first World Series title in San Francisco.
Twenty-four months later, they're back atop the baseball world.
With a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday night, San Francisco captured its second world championship in the last three seasons and made an early-entry case for team of the decade.
So, who and what will history remember from the 2012 Fall Classic?
We at B/R attempt to answer that question in the slides ahead with our home-cooked batch of World Series awards.