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World Series preview: Tigers vs. Giants

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Storylines 1. The king of aces » The presence of Tigers ace Justin Verlander looms over this World Series. He has made three starts in the postseason and allowed just two earned runs and struck out 25 batters in 24 1/3 innings. He has thrown 121 pitches or more in each postseason start. About the only advantage the Giants have is Verlander will be pitching on seven days' rest -- something that...

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