WS1988 Gm1: Scully's call of Gibson memorable at-bat

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, September 21, 2016
  • 10/15/88: Vin Scully calls Kirk Gibson's full at-bat that finishes with a legendary walk-off homer during Game 1 of the World Series

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  • Jim Nelson
    Jim Nelson  6 hours ago

    Never touched SECOND base

  • Ronald Guzman
    Ronald Guzman  10 hours ago

    ¡¡¡My God, every time I see it I feel goosebumps, like 30 years ago when I saw it with my father in this same house in Mexico!!

  • Kevin Hennessy
    Kevin Hennessy  11 hours ago

    This is what every boy dreams about who plays baseball

  • Kevin Rega
    Kevin Rega  yesterday

    So many great moments at the Chavez Ravine but this has to be top 5 or even top and the list is huge...

  • Randy Brown
    Randy Brown  yesterday +1

    Watch it to the end.
    He doesn’t touch 2nd base when he rounds the bases.
    Watch carefully!

  • Ruben Martinez
    Ruben Martinez  2 days ago

    Damn, you couldn't have written this in a book or a movie. The way his at bat played out was just amazing.

  • Bob Kain
    Bob Kain  3 days ago

    Did he tag 2nd base when he went around?

  • spudmonkey
    spudmonkey  3 days ago

    then there's Colin K...

  • Sweet toof
    Sweet toof  3 days ago

    Gibson should be in the HOF just for this and the game winner in game 5 of the 84 Series.

  • shireknight
    shireknight  4 days ago

    As a Red Sox fan, I'm a fan of the Eck. But this is one of the greatest moments in baseball history.

  • Cry Havoc
    Cry Havoc  4 days ago

    Maybe the greatest at bat in baseball history! Legendary! Hollywood couldn’t write it better! What a clutch hitter! I think he was a .268
    batting avg over his career, so just over .250 which is 1 in 4. He was 1 for 1 in the 88 World Series with 1hr and 2 RBIs.

  • John Hamilton
    John Hamilton  5 days ago

    Thirty-one years later this still gives me goosebumps.

  • Kobe Y
    Kobe Y  5 days ago

    Kirk GIbson looks like Mr. BASEBALL lolz

  • robert brunelle
    robert brunelle  5 days ago

    was a treat too bunt

  • robert brunelle
    robert brunelle  5 days ago


  • mr koolio
    mr koolio  6 days ago

    To lay off three balls...after two strikes is incredible.... no idea why Ekersly made those pitchesso wide that they weren't even close enough to get Gibson to swing. Had he thrown one on the outside corner Gibson probably would've hit a grounder to the shortstop but that's why you play the game

  • Chris McCallister

    Great and memorable at-bat, but I prefer Gibson's 1984 homer against Goose Gossage.

  • Bob Arnold
    Bob Arnold  7 days ago

    When I’m old and completely bald I can drive young kids crazy and say I was there! You would not believe the amount of headlights in the parking lot for typical early departing Dodgers fans.

  • Nelson Cruz
    Nelson Cruz  7 days ago

    Boston Red Sox.word champions.

  • fassay
    fassay  7 days ago

    Chief Hopper can really swing the bat. Turned the game upside down.