FULL GAME: NL EAST CLINCH, 1988
Two seasons after winning the World Series, the Mets were ready to get back to the playoffs. In fact, they weren’t just ready, they expected it: “We always knew we were going to win [the NL East],” said captain Keith Hernandez of the 1988 team. Did Ron Darling share Hernandez’s confidence? This game should answer that question.
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