That’s what Jack Buck said when Kirk Gibson hit his famous home run off a Dennis Eckersley back-door slider in Game One of the 1988 World Series.
Move over, Mr. Buck, because tonight Justin Turner of the Dodgers hit the team’s first walkoff home run in a postseason game since that very one, 29 years to the day later.
— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) October 16, 2017
Here they are with sound. First Gibby’s:
Amazing coincidence, I calls it. The Dodgers now lead the series 2-0 and it moves to Chicago for Games Three, Four and if necessary Five.