Willie Mays
Center Fielder, New York Giants
1954 World Series, Game 1

You've seen it a thousand times: first, there's the amazing catch of Vic Wertz's blast as he's running away from home plate toward the deepest regions of the Polo Grounds. Then there's the quick whirl and throw back to the field to save a run. The play came with the game tied 2-2 in the eighth inning and proved to be valuable because the Giants eventually won 5-2 in the 10th.

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