The baseball version of the "Shot heard 'round the world". In '51, when the New York Giants were a baseball team, outfielder Bobby Thompson hit a home run that helped them win the NL pennant over the BK Dodgers.

The baseball version of the "Shot heard 'round the world". In '51, when the New York Giants were a baseball team, outfielder Bobby Thompson hit a home run that helped them win the NL pennant over the BK Dodgers.

1957. Willie Mays sits in the dugout at the old Polo Grounds during the Giants last season in New York before heading out West to San Francisco.

1957. Willie Mays sits in the dugout at the old Polo Grounds during the Giants last season in New York before heading out West to San Francisco.

Fans linger on the field after the final Giants' game at the Polo Grounds. Both the Giants and the Dodgers moved to California after their 1957 seasons.

Fans linger on the field after the final Giants' game at the Polo Grounds. Both the Giants and the Dodgers moved to California after their 1957 seasons.

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