Voices of Baseball's Shot Heard Round The World

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (0.07 hours)
Product Number: Z100113952
Released: Nov 25, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781593167202
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On October 3, 1951, the New York Giants' Bobby Thomson hit a dramatic ninth inning game-winning home run off the Brooklyn Dodgers' Ralph Branca at the Polo Grounds in the decisive third game of a three-game playoff to win the National League pennant. It would be known in baseball lore as the "Shot Heard 'Round the World." The game-the first ever televised nationally-was seen by millions of viewers across America and heard on radio by millions more, including thousands of American servicemen stationed in Korea, listening on Armed Forces Radio.

Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Nov 11, 2015

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