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The Giants win the pennant!

Updated: October 17, 2005, 4:27 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Oct. 3, 1951

The New York Giants had made an incredible run, coming from 13 games behind Brooklyn on Aug. 11 to force a three-game playoff with the Dodgers. But it looks as if the Giants have run out of miracles when the Dodgers score three runs in the eighth inning to take a 4-1 lead in today's decisive third game.

But in the ninth the Giants get three hits off Don Newcombe, closing the deficit to 4-2 and putting runners on second and third with one out. Dodgers manager Charlie ...

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