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Vin Scully recalls Bobby Thomson's HR

Updated: August 18, 2010, 1:01 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Vin Scully has been responsible for some of the most memorable calls in baseball history. Kirk Gibson's home run, Don Larsen's perfect game, Hank Aaron's 715th home run, Bill Buckner's muffed ground ball.

The Hall of Fame broadcaster was merely in the building for Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" in 1951.

"As far as the game was concerned, mercifully I was not on the air," Scully said Tuesday at Dodger Stadium, after learning of Thomson's death earlier in ...

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