Home > Uncategorized > BASEBALL:30 years ago tonight: Game 6, October 25, 1986, Mets vs. Red Sox, Our House (West), a night to remember

BASEBALL:30 years ago tonight: Game 6, October 25, 1986, Mets vs. Red Sox, Our House (West), a night to remember

Steve Gallanter's Blog

“…a little roller up 1st. base, it gets through Buckner’s …and the Mets win it!”

I was standing at the corner of the S-Rail at the O.H. with one eye on the TV and the other eye on the door.  Robbie “Captain” Johnson had been appointed “security” for Game 6 by Frank.  The outside lights had been extinguished and the window blinds shut as we were at the legal capacity of 180.

“Now Steve, we will probably have a small riot so make sure that all of the silver and glasses are off the tables.  Start putting together the toasters while the game is on so you can build some anticipation.  Keep the champagne in the case but let people see you carry it out of the walk-in.  I can just smell that we’re gonna win this thing.”

“What do you mean we?”

“Don’t be an asshole like you know…

View original post 994 more words

Advertisements
Categories: Uncategorized
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: