Playoff Preview: Giant ambitions

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After winning World Series titles in 2010 and 2012, the Giants will try to continue their even-year streak this year, starting with Wednesday’s wild-card game against Pittsburgh. These Giants aren’t quite as loaded as the 2010 team, which had an excellent pitching staff and an unhittable playoff bullpen — but by regular-season WAR (via Baseball-Reference.com), they look somewhat like the 2012 champions, which supported mediocre pitching and defense with an excellent lineup.

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