Devoted Mets fan Karl Ehrhardt said it for us all. Then and now, the 1969 World Series defied description.
Fifty years ago, on July 9, 1969, Tom Seaver took a perfect game into the 9th inning before giving up a single hit, taking the Mets to a 4-0 victory.
Duffy Dyer was only 23 during the 1969 World Series, but he was a fierce player even earlier.
The Mets played their first ever World Series home game on October 14, 1969.
The 1969 Mets