Pablo Sandoval

Matt Solcum/Getty ImagesPablo Sandoval (48) of the San Francisco Giants poses with the Most Valuable Player Trophy after Game 4 of the World Series.

Pablo Sandoval named World Series MVP

Pablo Sandoval not only has baseball's neatest nickname, Kung Fu Panda has…

Matt Solcum/Getty ImagesPablo Sandoval (48) of the San Francisco Giants poses with the Most Valuable Player Trophy after Game 4 of the World Series.
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesCatcher Buster Posey (28) of the San Francisco Giants tags out Prince Fielder (28) of the Detroit Tigers at home plate in the second inning during Game 2 of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park.

Bumgarner regains rhythm, extending his World Series dominance in Game 2 of World Series

Madison Bumgarner tweaked his mechanics and nearly replicated his dazzling performance from…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesCatcher Buster Posey (28) of the San Francisco Giants tags out Prince Fielder (28) of the Detroit Tigers at home plate in the second inning during Game 2 of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerWaiting for more wins: Exuberant fans whip their rally flags in the air Thursday at Game 2

Giants fans brimming with Panda love after historic showing in World Series

“Panda-monium” is no longer just an expression. At AT&T Park, it embodies…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerWaiting for more wins: Exuberant fans whip their rally flags in the air Thursday at Game 2
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSan Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the Detroit Tigers Thursday

Sandoval gets overwhelming response to historic performance

Pablo Sandoval had a historic night in Game 1 of the World…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSan Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the Detroit Tigers Thursday
Getty Images File PhotoDespite coming back from a slump to win the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals people betting on the games think Detroit Tigers might take the the World Series title.

Giants are at their best when counted out

Before the sweet smell of Champagne has even dissipated from the Giants’…

Getty Images File PhotoDespite coming back from a slump to win the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals people betting on the games think Detroit Tigers might take the the World Series title.
Kelley L Cox/US PRESSWIREGiants third baseman Pablo Sandoval says he’s more confident at the plate of late

Sandoval belts pair of bombs as Giants close in on NL West crown

It’s safe to say Panda mode is back on at AT&T Park.…

Kelley L Cox/US PRESSWIREGiants third baseman Pablo Sandoval says he’s more confident at the plate of late
Scott Rovak/US PRESSWIRENational League outfielder Melky Cabrera (53) of the San Francisco Giants is awarded the MVP award for the 2012 All Star Game at Kauffman Stadium.  The National League won 8-0.

Melky Cabrera crowned All Star MVP

If the San Francisco Giants win the World Series this year, their…

Scott Rovak/US PRESSWIRENational League outfielder Melky Cabrera (53) of the San Francisco Giants is awarded the MVP award for the 2012 All Star Game at Kauffman Stadium.  The National League won 8-0.
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Accused: Pablo “Panda” Sandoval

Who: Pablo Sandoval, 25 What: Investigators with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s…

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Associated PressSan Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) shows his support with pick shoes and bat for Cancer Awareness Day against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game in San Francisco

Giants need Sandoval at his best when he returns

Pablo Sandoval is close to returning to the Giants, but the question…

Associated PressSan Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) shows his support with pick shoes and bat for Cancer Awareness Day against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game in San Francisco