1977 HEADLINE: Reggie Jackson Steals The Show In Game 6 With Three Home Runs!!!
On this day in 1997, Reggie Jackson took the baseball world for a ride when he connected for three home runs, in three consecutive at-bats, with each homer coming on the first pitch that came his way.
And the three pitches came from three different pitchers!
Jackson and his Yankees teammates were leading the 1977 World Series 3 games to 2 games, when Reggie stole the show and single-handidly clinched the championship for the Yankees.
This performance is considered to be one of the most dynamic and legendary moments in the history of the game.
Mr. October was born on 10/18/1977!!
Happy Birthday Reggie!!!