Herb Carneal: Listen to his 1991 Game 7 'Twins win' call

An incredible web site called radiotapes.com shares great moments in Minnesota history, including Herb Carneal's call of Gene Larkin's winning hit in Game 7 of the 1991 World Series.
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An incredible web site called radiotapes.com shares great moments in Minnesota history, including Herb Carneal's call of Gene Larkin's winning hit in Game 7 of the 1991 World Series.

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