On this date in 1988, with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, pinch-hitter Kirk Gibson hits a two-run home run off Dennis Eckersley to give the Dodgers a 5-4 victory over the A's in Game One of the World Series.
"I don't believe what I just saw. Is this really happening, Bill?" - Jack Buck
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