The San Francisco Giants entered the 2011 season defending their first World Series title in a generation. For the most part they returned the same team that had won the championship and expectations were high that they would make a successful run at defending their title.
The 2011 season did not go as planned and there were many reasons for that. While most of the players were the same from the previous season to start the year, the production was far from the same.
Here is a list of the seven players that the San Francisco Giants missed the most from their World Series team during the disappointing 2011 campaign.