Bill Buckner

Famed Bill Buckner ball sold at auction
News Billy Rennison 5/04/2012 at 2:55PM

“Little roller up along first, behind the bag! It gets through Buckner! Here comes Knight and the Mets win it!” Any Mets fan knows this is the call by Vin Scully in the 10th inning of Game 6 in the 1986 World Series. The baseball that scored Ray Knight, ending the organization’s most memorable game, [...]

Mets ’86 champs reunite at Strawberry’s
Mets ’86 champs reunite at Strawberry’s
News Bob Doda 10/24/2011 at 4:32PM

The World Series Champion 1986 New York Mets – one of the most memorable teams in New York baseball history – recently gathered for their 25th anniversary celebration at Strawberry’s Sports Grill in Douglaston. With Game Six on every television screen, almost all of the storied team filed in, including fan favorites Keith Hernandez, Mookie [...]