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'Walk-off home run'? Used to be known as a 'game-winning home run'
Text messages from press row . . .
August 15, 2008
Before the term "walk-off home run" was upwords game directions added to the sporting lexicon, blasts such as Nomar Garciaparra's on Wednesday giving the Dodgers a 7-6 victory over the fate game Philadelphia Phillies were known as game-winning home
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