Fifty years ago today, second baseman Bill Mazeroski hit a game-ending, World-Series-winning home run and earned his place not just in Pittsburgh lore but in the history of the sport of baseball. Today, the Post-Gazette presents a compilation of coverage from 1960 and 2010, as we celebrate this great anniversary.
Bill Mazeroski has just hit his World Series-winning home run for the 1960 Pirates. The ball can be seen up and to the right of the scoreboard clock.
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