Brian Wilson clinches World Series for San Francisco Giants
By: Sean O'Shea | Published Monday, November 1, 2010, 10:40 PM | Updated Friday, September 9, 2011, 9:53 PM
Brian Wilson closed out the World Series tonight with a scoreless ninth inning.
WIlson, the Irish American from Boston
, who spent the summer backpacking in Ireland
, pitched superbly to put an end to a disappointing Texas Rangers
Wilson was the bullpen ace but the Giants team of misfits and no names proved more than adequate to the task with a 4-1 series. win.
Tim Lincecum pitched superbly for eight innings and Wilson polished off a Texas
batting order that never got untracked.
For the Giants franchise it was the endof a 55 year wait.