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That was Game 1 of the 1988 World Series against Dennis Eckersley and the Oakland Athletics.

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Q: Who did Kirk Gibson pinch hit for to hit his walk off home in the World Serier?
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Who did kirk Gibson pinch hit for in game 1 of the 1988 World Series?

Dave Anderson was due to bat next in the pitchers spot when Tommy Lasorda inserted Kirk Gibson to pinch hit....And the rest as they say, is history....zigzag528

Who hit the home run to win game one of the 1988 world series in the Los Angeles Dodgers?

Kirk Gibson. His three-run homer as a pinch hitter was his only appearance in the Series.

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Kirk Gibson's birth name is Kirk Harold Gibson.

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Kirk Gibson was born on May 28, 1957.

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Kirk Gibson was born on May 28, 1957.

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Kirk Gibson goes by Gibby.

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Kirk Gibson hit a legendary pinch home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, but it didn't win the Dodgers a world championship. They still had to win three other games to claim the title, and the injured Gibson never made another appearance in the postseason.

Who played football at msu and was a star of the World Series for the tigers and dodgers?

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Yes because if you remember that Kirk Gibson pinch hit for someone in the 1988 game one world series and hit the game-winning home run woot woot Los Angeles Dodgers

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Whose walk preceded Kirk Gibson's game winning homer in 1988's World Series Game 1?

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