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October 25, 2012
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Sandoval’s 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A roly-poly Kung Fu Panda outslugged the Triple Crown winner. An October outcast outpitched the Cy Young ace.With Pablo Sandoval and Barry Zito taking star turns, this World Series is off to a rollicking start.Sandoval hit three home runs and joined Reggie Jackson, Babe Ruth and Albert Pujols as the only boppers to do it in the Series, and the San Francisco Giants jolted Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 8-3 on Wednesday night in Game 1. “Man, I still can’t believe it,” Sandoval said.A boisterous AT&T Park crowd — a sea of black and orange …

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