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St. Louis Cardinals: With Sosa hitting two HRs the same day to pull within one of the lead, McGwire r…

With Sosa hitting two HRs the same day to pull within one of the lead, McGwire responded by hitting #53 in the 8th inning off Pirates reliever Ricardo Rincon. The home run capped off a night in which Big Mac reached based four times (two via walk), breaking Jack Clark’s 1987 club record of 136 walks in one season. From this moment on, Mark would receive curtain calls from both the fans at home and on the road. #BigMacFlashback

 

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