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For lucky few, this is postseason

...Yankees fan across the street and screamed at the television set.Baseball fans recall the game. Yankees shortstop Bucky Dent hit a three-run home run over the Green Monster to give the Yankees the lead. In the bottom of the ninth, down to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-10/lucky-few-postseason
Don Zimmer won't be forgotten

...that earned him the nickname "Popeye." Zimmer played on the original New York Mets, saw his Boston Red Sox beaten by Bucky Dent's playoff homer and got tossed to the ground by Pedro Martinez during a brawl.With the champion Yankees, Zimmer was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-05/don-zimmer-wont-be-forgo
Denkinger's missed call in 1985 World Series is revisited

...1991 when Jack Morris pitched all 10 innings to lead Minnesota over Atlanta 1-0. Denkinger also had the plate for the Bucky Dent home run playoff game in 1978 between the Yankees and Red Sox.Denkinger retired after 1998, and now splits the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-19/denkingers-missed-call-1
Super Bowl highlights super rivalry: Beantown vs. Big Apple

...the field, court, diamond or ice, that's how it is between Beantown and the Big Apple. Goes beyond Babe Ruth, Bucky Dent and Bill Buckner, too. Way past Spygate or when Bruins rabblerouser Mike Milbury climbed into the stands and banged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/28/pro_185217.shtml
NFL
Red Sox win AL wild card race

...deprived the ballpark of the drama of the winner-take-all playoff on Oct. 2, 1978 - exactly 27 years earlier - that Bucky Dent won with his popup into the Green Monster's net. Schilling gave up singles to three of the first four hitters, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/03/bas_8516.shtml
Baseball
Yanks get satisfaction

...satisfaction that these Yankees came farther to win this American League East championship than any New York team since Bucky Dent popped one into the net here in 1978. "I can't take my glasses off. I'm crying like a baby," manager Joe Torre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/02/bas_8335.shtml
Baseball
Red Sox win first World Series since 1918

...Yeager, Los Angeles (NL) 1980-Mike Schmidt, Philadelphia (NL) 1979-Willie Stargell, Pittsburgh (NL) 1978-Bucky Dent, New York (AL) 1977-Reggie Jackson, New York (AL) 1976-Johnny Bench, Cincinnati (NL) 1975-Pete Rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/28/bas_432581.shtml
Baseball
Tale of baseball and New England life, a gentle story

...Lee's cranky, acid-tongued mother, Gran, who ridicules Ethan's baseball skills and claims that the shock of Bucky Dent's famous home run, which destroyed the Red Sox season in 1978, is what put her in a wheelchair. There's Curse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/15/art_425310.shtml
Arts
Soriano's slump slows down Yanks

...run off Boston's Tim Wakefield in Game 7 of the ALCS. His name will always be mentioned alongside Chris Chambliss, Bucky Dent, Jackson and Jim Leyritz in Yankees' postseason lore. Former Yankees right fielder and current broadcaster Paul O'Neill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/20/bas_397756.shtml
Baseball
Rabid rivalry: Yankees face Red Sox

...the World Series since 1918 has left carousels of emotional baggage in Beantown, where the mere mention of Munson or Bucky Dent is likely to start an argument at the Cask 'N Flagon, the bar behind Fenway Park's Green Monster. "In Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/08/bas_395038.shtml
Baseball