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San Francisco Giants Marco Scutaro Wins NLCS MVP

By Melissa Felkins

God has continued to shine down on Marco Scutaroand the San Francisco Giants. At the completion of Game 7 of the NLCS, where the Giants defeated the St. Louis Cardinals for return trip to the World Series, Scutaro was named NLCS MVP. Oct 22, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro (19) holds the MVP trophy after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in game seven of the 2012 NLCS to advance to the world series at AT

Scutaro hit .500 in the NLCS, or 14 for 28, including 6 runs, 5 RBIs, and 3 doubles. This is his first trip the the World Series.

He also provided solid defense in the LCS, even after being plowed over by Matt Holiday at 2B in Game 2. Talk about trade of the year. Do we even remember Charlie Culberson?