NEW YORK GIANTS BOBBY THOMSON AUTOGRAPHED MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. "The Shot Heard Round the World" is the term given to the walk-off home run hit by New York Giants outfielder Bobby Thomson off Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Ralph Branca at the Polo Grounds to win the National League pennant at 3:58 p.m. EST on October 3, 1951. As a result of the "shot" the Giants won the game 5-4, defeating the Dodgers in their pennant playoff series, two games to one.
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