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But there are other examples, including some recent ones.

For instance, the 2012 Giants.

Here's one for the Blue Jays to chew on as they head into Game 6 of the ALCS on Friday (7 p.m. ET airtime on FOX Sports 1 and Sportsnet, with game time slated for 8 p.m.), trailing 3-2 in the best-of-seven series after a 7-1 win in Game 5.

The Giants lost the first two games of the National League Division Series that year, both of them at home.