Giants World Series parade

Thousands of fans resplendent in orange and black choked downtown San Francisco's largest thoroughfare on Oct. 31, noisily celebrating the Giants' second World Series baseball title in three years.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Ryan Vogelsong #32 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Ryan Vogelsong #32 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Market Street and watched from buildings as the San Francisco Giants celebrated their World Series victory with a parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Market Street and watched from buildings as the San Francisco Giants celebrated their World Series victory with a parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants holds his World Series MVP trophy during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants holds his World Series MVP trophy during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Manager Bruce Bochy holds up the World Series trophy during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Manager Bruce Bochy holds up the World Series trophy during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants waves to the crowd during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Market Street and watched from buildings as the San Francisco Giants celebrated their World Series victory with a parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco Giants Victory Parade
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 31: Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Market Street and watched from buildings as the San Francisco Giants celebrated their World Series victory with a parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Fans cheer at the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The Giants swept the Detroit Tigers in three games to win the World Series. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Fans cheer at the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The Giants swept the Detroit Tigers in three games to win the World Series. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Fans cheer at the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The Giants swept the Detroit Tigers in three games to win the World Series. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
DeDe Krake, left, and Stacy Hunt, right, of Auburn, Calif., carry a tiger on a broom while walking along Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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DeDe Krake, left, and Stacy Hunt, right, of Auburn, Calif., carry a tiger on a broom while walking along Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
San Francisco Giants Pablo Sandoval holds the MVP trophy as kids wait for his autograph before the start of the victory parade in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. The Halloween Day World Series victory parade is perfectly suited for the hundreds of thousands of orange-and-black-clad Giants fans expected to flood into the city. The team's second championship in three years will head down Market Street Wednesday afternoon and end with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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San Francisco Giants Pablo Sandoval holds the MVP trophy as kids wait for his autograph before the start of the victory parade in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. The Halloween Day World Series victory parade is perfectly suited for the hundreds of thousands of orange-and-black-clad Giants fans expected to flood into the city. The team's second championship in three years will head down Market Street Wednesday afternoon and end with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
DeDe Krake, left, and Stacy Hunt, right, of Auburn, Calif., carry a tiger on a broom while walking along Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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DeDe Krake, left, and Stacy Hunt, right, of Auburn, Calif., carry a tiger on a broom while walking along Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
San Francisco Giants Pablo Sandoval holds the MVP trophy as kids wait for his autograph before the start of the victory parade in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. The Halloween Day World Series victory parade is perfectly suited for the hundreds of thousands of orange-and-black-clad Giants fans expected to flood into the city. The team's second championship in three years will head down Market Street Wednesday afternoon and end with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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San Francisco Giants Pablo Sandoval holds the MVP trophy as kids wait for his autograph before the start of the victory parade in San Francisco, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. The Halloween Day World Series victory parade is perfectly suited for the hundreds of thousands of orange-and-black-clad Giants fans expected to flood into the city. The team's second championship in three years will head down Market Street Wednesday afternoon and end with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants fans cheer as the team buses arrive outside of AT&T Park in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. The Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers to win baseball's World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
People line Market Street before the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy hugs fan Jackie Day, 14, before the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Pearl Garvin, of Mountain View, Calif., holds a sign while waiting on Market Street for the start of the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in San Francisco. The team's second championship in three years goes along Market Street and ends with a celebration in front of City Hall. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

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