Photos: World Series Game 1 fan of the day

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."

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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