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'There It Goes!' Thirty-Five Year Ago Thursday, Carlton Fisk Hit His Home Run

In Game 6 of the 1975 World Series, the Red Sox and Reds were tied 6-6 in the bottom of the 12th inning. Cincinnati had built a 6-3 lead heading into the bottom of the 8th, but a pinch-hit, three-run home run with two outs by Bernie Carbo had drawn the home team even (note: in his entire 12-year career, Carbo hit exactly 96 home runs -- eight per year -- and only two came in the postseason ... both in the 1975 World Series).


But the 8th inning heroics gave way to one of baseball's most lasting images, which occurred 35 years ago Thursday ...