San Francisco players lift Kenny Lofton, right, into the air after
the veteran outfielder drove in the winning run with a hit in the
bottom of the ninth inning. The Giants defeated St. Louis, 2-1,
Monday night in Game 5 of the NLCS to win their first pennant since
1989. The Giants will face the Angels in the World Series, which
begins Saturday at Anaheim, Calif.