SAN FRANCISCO -- Our Game 1 fan of the day? Before we get around to formal introductions, here's a glimpse at exactly why this particular fan is so honored:
Name: Claudio Quintana
From: Marina, Calif., by way of Mexico
Giants fan since: 2007, when he was in the stands for Barry Bonds' 756th home run
Motorcycle: Honda CVR 600
Guy who did artwork on motorcycle: Claudio himself
Player autographs on motorcycle: 18
Manager autographs on motorcycle: 1
How the motorcycle helps the Giants win: "The fans always see it, and they say 'wow.'"
Times Tim Lincecum has been photographed on motorcycle: At least twice
Times Claudio has been to Tim Lincecum's house: At least once
Number of gloves Tim Lincecum has given to Claudio: One
Times Giants CEO Larry Baer has invited Claudio to watch Game 1 of the 2012 NLCS in his suite: One
Ticket for Game 1?: Working on it
Claudio's message to the Giants: "Believe in yourself because I believe in you."