The Most Exciting Moment In Baseball History
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Thomson, Bobby (1923-2010). American professional baseball player. Outfielder for the New York Giants. He was a three time All-Star (1948, 1949, 1952). “Shot Heard ’Round The World” is a term given to Thomson’s game winning home run in the 1951 NL playoff game. Most likely the most famous moment in baseball history.
BRANCA, Ralph (1926- ) American professional baseball player, actor. Three time All-Star (1947, 1948, 1949). Branca is best remembered for his infamous relief appearance in the 1951 NL playoff game at the Polo Grounds against the Giants. He relieved Don Newcombe in the bottom of the 9th inning with one out and runners on 2nd and 3rd. Branca pitched to Thomson surrendering a home run, the pennant-winning hit known as the “Shot Heard ’Round The World.” Thomson’s home run is often considered the greatest single moment in baseball
Possibly the very first Reward being offered in baseball history. $1 Million Dollar Reward being offered for the original baseball pitched by Ralph Branca where Bobby Thomson hit the home run. Hand signed by Bobby Thomson and Ralph Branca. Along the bottom portion of the item the person who offers the reward writes: “$1,000,000 Reward Josh Leland Evans.’’ Measures 8.5”x11”. Possibly unique and would look fabulous framed................$275.00