Foundation of Giants' success

Updated: October 19, 2002, 5:14 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Peter Magowan knows that 653,284 bricks can't hit home runs -- he counts on Barry Bonds for that -- and 4,066 tons of steel can't stop a rally like closer Robb Nen can, but the San Francisco Giants' president and managing general partner says his team wouldn't be in the World Series if it were not for the stadium it plays in today.

"If we were somehow still in Candlestick (Park), we'd have a payroll of $35 million to $40 million, plus we'd be losing at least $10 million per year," said Magowan, ...

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