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Vogelsong in the spotlight

Former journeyman gets nod over two-time Cy Young winner to save S.F.

Updated: October 9, 2012, 11:47 AM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

CINCINNATI -- After eight pitches, the San Francisco Giants' postseason picture looked blindingly bright. Matt Cain was on the hill, they were playing in front of a raucous home crowd and Cincinnati Reds ace Johnny Cueto was now walking off the field with some sort of injury. Looking ahead to Game 2, Cincinnati's erratic veteran Bronson Arroyo looked like no match for 16-game winner Madison Bumgarner.

But then it all went horribly wrong. Dusty Baker pushed the right buttons ...

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