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Game 1 of the World Series: The best photos

Updated 3:03 PM ET, Mon October 29, 2012
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Pablo Sandoval, who hit three home runs, hits a single to center field off Al Alburquerque of the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning during Game 1 of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012, in San Francisco, California. Getty Images
Angel Pagan of the San Francisco Giants smiles in the dugout near the end of Game 1 against the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday. Getty Images
Prince Fielder of the Detroit Tigers walks back to the dugout after he lined out in the sixth inning. Getty Images
Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants hits a solo home run to center field against Al Alburquerque of the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning of Game 1. Getty Images
Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run. Getty Images
Tim Lincecum of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Detroit Tigers in the sixth inning. Getty Images
Giants fans cheer on boats and kayaks from McCovey Cove outside of AT&T Park. Getty Images
Angel Pagan of the San Francisco Giants advances after Marco Scutaro hit a single against Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers. Getty Images
Barry Zito of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowed as he walks to the dugout after being relieved by Tim Lincecum in the sixth inning. Getty Images
Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers dives for the ball to make a stop in the fourth inning. Getty Images
Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run to left field against Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers in the third inning. Getty Images
Sandoval, right, of the San Francisco Giants, celebrates with teammate Marco Scutaro, left, after crossing the plate from a two-run home run. Getty Images
Angel Pagan of the San Francisco Giants scores a run from a hit by Marco Scutaro. Getty Images
Brandon Crawford of the San Francisco Giants makes a throw to first base after fielding a hit from the Detroit Tigers. Getty Images
Gregor Blanco of the San Francisco Giants makes a diving catch in left field during the third inning. Getty Images
Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers grimaces as Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run in the first inning. Getty Images
Sandoval celebrates with teammates in the dugout after scoring on a solo home run to center field. Getty Images
Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants hits a solo home run in the first inning of Game 1. Getty Images
Barry Zito of the San Francisco Giants throws a pitch in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers. Getty Images
Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers greets Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants as Cabrera takes his first at bat. Getty Images
Fans Cheer during Game 1 between the San Francisco Giants and the Detroit Tigers. Getty Images
Starting pitcher Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning. Getty Images
Fans stand for the national athem prior to the start of the game. Getty Images
Manager Bruce Bochy, left, of the San Francisco Giants, and manager Jim Leyland, right, of the Detroit Tigers, go over ground rules with the umpires prior to the game. Getty Images
Fans gather outside the stadium before the start of Game 1. Getty Images
Phil Coke, center, and the Detroit Tigers are introduced before the start of the game. Getty Images
San Francisco Giants fans hold up their tickets to the game outside the stadium. Getty Images
Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, shakes hands with Tigers manager Jim Leyland in the dugout prior to Game 1. Getty Images