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Carlton Fisk Home Run - 1975 WS The climax of the greatest World Series game ever played (Game #6 in 1975) was Carlton Fisk's game-winning home run.
Tags: Carlton  Fisk  World  Series  home  run  Boston  Red  Sox  1975 
Added: 27th October 2015
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Posted By: Lava1964
Posted by: Lava1964 on 2015-10-27 
This game launched the broadcasting career of Dick Stockton who called the homer. (He was a rookie Red Sox broadcaster in 1975. At the time NBC augmented their World Series telecasts and radio coverage with broadcasters from each team--something that ought to be done today, in my opinion.) It is also credited for rekindling the overall interest in baseball.
Posted by: Steve on 2015-10-29 
The fans don't pour out onto the fields anymore do they?
Posted by: Lava1964 on 2015-10-29 
I think the ballpark security folks take their jobs more seriously now than 40 years ago. (Think of the two teens who rounded the bases with Hank Aaron when he broke Babe Ruth's home run record. Think of the youth who jumped onto the field at Yankee Stadium to congratulate Roger Maris in 1961.)
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