Forbes Field wall, Oakland

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For some Pittsburghers, baseball's most famous home run still brings a thrill -- even after 49 years. Bill Mazeroski's shot in the bottom of the ninth won the 1960 World Series and set off a raucous celebration in the city. Forbes Field is long gone, but a portion of the outfield wall remains. That's where fans gather every year, on the game's anniversary. They listen to a recorded broadcast of the game, inning by inning, then cheer once again as Maz sends a 1-0 pitch over the left-field wall.

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Photographer Steve Mellon takes several pictures over a period of time, then stitches them together in a computer.



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