New York Mets by Andy Knobel

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He a big hole by losing the first pitched a no-hitter for the New York two games of the World Series Yankees in 1996. at home. They won the next EXTRA-INNING MAGIC 31 two at Fenway Park. But they that enabled Mitchell to score then dropped Game 5, also in the tying run and Knight to Boston. To win the Series, New reach second. And when Wilson York would have to win the final tapped a grounder to first base two games at Shea. that rolled under Bill Buckner’s Game 6 was a tense affair, much like Game 6 in the NLCS.

Chicago: Triumph Books, 2008. com. These links are routinely monitored and updated to provide the most current information available. Mets Spring Training Digital Domain Park 525 Northwest Peacock Boulevard Port St. Lucie, FL 34986 772-871-2115 This has been the Mets’ spring-training ballpark since 1988. org This hall of fame and museum highlights the greatest players and moments in the history of baseball. Tom Seaver and Gary Carter are among the former Mets enshrined here. 47 INDEX Agbayani, Benny, 38 Agee, Tommie, 9–10 Aguilera, Rick, 32 Ashburn, Richie, 17 Backman, Wally, 31 Beltran, Carlos, 40 Berra, Yogi (manager), 22, 28 Boswell, Ken, 6 Carter, Gary, 29, 30, 32, 33 Chacon, Elio, 17 Charles, Ed, 9 Chavez, Endy, 40 Citi Field, 27, 40, 41 Clendenon, Donn, 10 Cone, David, 35 Craig, Roger, 14 Delgado, Carlos, 40 Dykstra, Lenny, 28, 30, 31 Ehrhardt, Karl, 17 Gatto, Ray, 15 Gooden, Dwight, 31 Grant, M.

New York won 5–0. Another late-season straight regular-season losses games, The Mets faced the Arizona Grand-Slam Single The Mets faced elimination in Game 5 of the 1999 NLCS and trailed the Atlanta Braves by a run in the bottom of the 15th inning when backup catcher Todd Pratt walked with the bases loaded to force in the tying run. The next batter, third baseman Robin Ventura, sent a drive over the right-field fence to win the game. Mets players were so happy h that h they h tackled kl d Ventura V a between first and second, and he never got to round the bases.

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