Kirk Gibson's Pinch Hit HR wins World Series game

Kirk Gibson's pinch-hit HR wins World Series game Rick Weinberg Special to ESPN.com He could barely walk. Actually, he could barely stand without his leg wobbling and shaking.

When no one was looking, back when he was in the batting cage outside the Los Angeles Dodgers' locker room during Game 1 of the 1988 World Series against the Oakland A's, he actually used a bat a few times as a walking cane, to balance himself.