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Game 5 of the NLCS: The best photos

Updated 11:40 PM ET, Fri October 19, 2012
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No.28 Catcher Buster Posey and No. 54 Sergio Romo of the San Francisco Giants celebrate the Giants 5-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 19, 2012, in St. Louis, Missouri. Look back at Game 4 of the NLCS. Getty Images
No.48 Pablo Sandoval of the Giants throws the ball to first base in the fifth inning. Getty Images
No. 7 Matt Holliday of the St. Louis Cardinals stretches to make a catch on a ball hit by No. 9 Brandon Belt of the Giants in the eighth inning. Getty Images
No. 48 Pablo Sandoval of the Giants reacts after hitting a solo home run in the eighth inning. Getty Images
No. 21 first baseman Allen Craig of the Cardinals has to leave the bag to field a throw as No. 75 Barry Zito of the Giants reaches first safely on an RBI bunt single in the fourth inning. Getty Images
No. 7 Gregor Blanco of the Giants is congratulated at the dugout after scoring in the fourth inning against the Cardinals. Getty Images
No. 8 Hunter Pence of the Giants is unable to come up with a fly ball hit by No. 23 David Freese of the Cardinals in the second inning. Getty Images
No. 48 Pablo Sandoval of the Giants crashes into No. 38 Pete Kozma of the Cardinals after No. 31 pitcher Lance Lynn of the Cardinals has a throwing error allowing No. 19 Marco Scutaro of the Giants to score in the fourth inning. Getty Images
No. 31 Lance Lynn of the is taken out of the game in the fourth inning. Getty Images
No. 38 Pete Kozma of the Cardinals is unable to field a throw by No. 31 pitcher Lance Lynn as No. 48 Pablo Sandoval of the Giants rounds second base in the fourth inning. Getty Images
Short stop No. 38 Pete Kozma of the Cardinals attempts to field a ground ball in the fifth inning. Getty Images
No. 3 Carlos Beltran of the St. Louis Cardinals steals second base covered by No. 19 Marco Scutaro of the San Francisco Giants in the first inning. Getty Images
No. 31 Lance Lynn of the Cardinals pitches in the first inning against the Giants. Getty Images
No. 75 Barry Zito of the Giants pitches in the first inning against the Cardinals. Getty Images
No. 31 Lance Lynn of the Cardinals pitches against the Giants. Getty Images