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Oakland: Forbes Field

Crayon_rubbing_of_plaque_marking_spot_where_Mazeroski's_home_run_cleared_Forbes_Field,_1960.


CAPTION: "This marks the spot where Bill Mazeroski's
home run ball cleared the left center field wall of Forbes Field on 
October 13, 1960, thereby winning the World Series championship for 
the Pittsburgh Pirates. The historic hit came in 
the ninth inning of
the seventh game, to beat the New York Yankees by a score of 10-9." 
NOTES: Rubbing done with crayon.
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From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

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