Brian Wilson stories in the SI Vault

Giants Have Turned Big Corner With Exhilarating Youth Movement By Jonah Freedman, August 7, 2009 The Giants are on pace for 90 wins, their highest total -- and first winning season -- since 2004.

Five Cuts By Tom Verducci, October 10, 2010 As other closers stumble, Rivera simply marches on.

San Francisco Falling In Love With The Giants By Ann Killion, October 21, 2010 There's a love affair going on here, passionate, a little off-kilter, perhaps too obsessive. Full of inside jokes and daily revelations. San Francisco is cap over cleats with its baseball team.

Fear The Beard By Ann Killion, October 25, 2010 Facing Giants' Wilson a scary thought for Rangers.

Giant Moment By Tom Verducci, November 8, 2010 Thanks to four homegrown, absurdly young starting pitchers and a lineup full of spirited castoffs, the Giants defeated Texas in the World Series to end 56 years of heartbreak and bring San Francisco a championship it can call its own.

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