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Notes: Brian Sabean behind Giants’ success

SAN FRANCISCO — As the longest-serving general manager in baseball, Brian Sabean has pretty much seen it all.

He went through the good and bad times of the Barry Bonds era, lost in seven games to the Anaheim Angels in the 2002 World Series, then won it all in 2010 when waiver pickup Cody Ross helped spark a five-game win over the Texas Rangers.

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