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• The San Francisco Giants completed an extraordinary and improbable sweep of the Detroit Tigers, capturing the 2012 World Series in convincing fashion with a 4-3 Game Four extra-innings win.

Pablo Sandoval, better known as "Kung Fu Panda," who became only the fourth player in Major League history to hit three home runs in a World Series game when he did it in Game One, was named the Series' MVP.

• In Week Eight of National Football League action...

Chicago 23
Carolina 22

Cleveland 7
San Diego 6

Detroit 28
Seattle 24

Green Bay 24
Jacksonville 15

Miami 30
NY Jets 9

Atlanta 30
Philadelphia 17

Pittsburgh 27
Washington 12

New England 45
St. Louis 7

Indianapolis 19
Tennessee 13

Oakland 26
Kansas City 16

NY Giants 29
Dallas 24

Denver 34
New Orleans 14
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