On this day, October 3rd, 1951, the "Shot Heard 'Round the World" becomes one of the greatest moments in Major League Baseball History. The New York Giants' Bobby Thomson hit a game winning home run in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Brooklyn Dodgers. After being down 14 games, the New York Giants won the National League pennant.
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