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2012 World Series, Giants vs. Tigers: Lineups for Game 2 announced

The Giants and Tigers have released their lineups for Game 2 of the World Series. Pablo Sandoval, who homered three times last night, is batting third.

Christian Petersen

After winning Game 1 of the World Series over the Detroit Tigers, the San Francisco Giants will look to take a 2-0 lead behind Madison Bumgarner on Thursday night. The club lit up Justin Verlander last night, which was aided greatly by three home runs from Pablo Sandoval. The Giants will look to do the same against Doug Fister this evening at AT&T Park.

Both teams have released their lineups for Game 2. Sandoval is batting third once again. As for the Tigers, their only change is with their catcher. Here they are.

Giants:

Angel Pagan CF
Marco Scutaro 2B
Pablo Sandoval 3B
Buster Posey C
Hunter Pence RF
Brandon Belt 1B
Gregor Blanco LF
Brandon Crawford SS
Madison Bumgarner LHP

Tigers:

Austin Jackson CF
Omar Infante 2B
Miguel Cabrera 3B
Prince Fielder 1B
Delmon Young LF
Jhonny Peralta SS
Avisail Garcia RF
Gerald Laird C
Doug Fister RHP

First pitch from AT&T Park on Thursday is set for 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT. FOX will have the television coverage.