Remembering Bobby Thomson

Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - This April 13, 1997, file photo shows former major league baseball player Bobby Thomson during a salute to Jackie Robinson, in Union, N.J. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/Daniel Hulshizer, File)
Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - This Oct. 3, 1951, file photo shows member of the New York Giants baseball team greeting teammate Bobby Thomson, center rear with hand raised, after Thomson's ninth-inning homerun against the Brooklyn Dodgers, to give his team a 5-4 victory and a trip to the World Series, at the Polo Grounds in New York. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - This Oct. 3, 1951, file photo shows Bobby Thomson of the New York Giants hitting a home run, to win the national League pennant against the Brooklyn Dodgers, in the ninth ining of a baseball game at the Polo Grounds in New York. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - From left, New York Giants' Bobby Thomson, Larry Jansen and Sal Maglie celebrate their win over the Brooklyn Dodgers, and the National League pennant, at the Polo Grounds in New York. Thomson hit a three-run homer scoring Jansen and Maglie to win the game 5-4. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - This Oct. 3, 1951, file photo shows New York Giants baseball player Bobby Thomson, center, being hugged by New York Giants owner Horace Stoneham, left, and manager Leo Durocher in the dressing room after their championship playoff victory over the Brooklyn Dodgers at the Polo Grounds in New York. Thomson's ninth-inning homer gave the Giants a 5-4 victory and a trip to the World Series. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Bobby Thomson
Bobby Thomson
FILE - This Oct. 3, 1951, file photo shows New York Giants baseball player Bobby Thomson waving from the clubhouse steps to a crowd of fans at the Polo Grounds in New York. Thomson's ninth-inning homerun gave the Giants a 5-4 win over the Brooklyn Dodgers and the National League pennant. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson died Monday night, Aug. 16, 2010. He was 86. (AP Photo/File)
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