Found October 02, 2013 on Fox Sports West:
I saw Kirk Gibson's home run. Then again, I missed it. Here's the truth: I was there, assigned to cover the game for the New York Times, but at the moment Gibson crushed his pinch-hit home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, I had abandoned my spot in the Dodger Stadium press box. I admit this a bit sheepishly. Like a lot of other reporters who were working frantically on deadline, I had rushed downstairs to wait outside the Oakland A's clubhouse. They had a one-run lead, and with Dennis Eckersley coming into the game, many of us decided to head downstairs so we could be first inside the winning team's locker room. Except it didn't happen that way. We were bunched together in a waiting area between the two teams' clubhouses, with a small color TV turned on above us. That's where several dozen of us, mouths agape, saw Gibson's home run. We heard the crowd erupt -- it was a sound that could be heard in Glendale, and the stadium literally rocke...

D-backs' season a mix of equal parts good, bad

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Prospect Profile: Matt Davidson | 3B | ARI

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What is your favorite Dodger postseason memory?

For me it is easy. And it will not come as a surprise. I was only three years old, but it is a memory for me because of how much it meant to my Mom - and the fact we named one of our first family pets after the man... Gibby. It was until we got the cat, and I was probably about 7 or 8 - so a few years removed from the World Series win in 1988 when this happened...
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