10-08-07 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Monday, October 8, 2007

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Gary Gaetti hits home runs in his first two playoff at bats and Don Baylor has a key RBI single to break a tie game in the eighth inning as the Minnesota Twins go on to defeat the Detroit Tigers 8-5 to take a 1-0 lead in the American League Championship Series.

TEN YEARS AGO — Tameka Daniels, Krystal Buie, Kelly Fuller, Jessica Walker and Rainne McPhate each have three hits and Natchez High outscores Forest Hill 7-0 in the final three innings to rally for a 12-6 as the Lady Bulldogs win their first-ever Region 3-5A championship.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Barry Bonds scores on an RBI single by Reggie Sanders and then hits a solo home run to lead off the fourth inning as the San Francisco Giants hang on for a 3-1 win over the Atlanta Braves to win the National League Division Series three games to two.

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