Lot 56: New York Mets An interesting group of the owner''s memorabilia, including a framed ticket to game seven of the 1986 World Ser...
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
New York Mets
An interesting group of the owner's memorabilia, including a framed ticket to game seven of the 1986 World Series; a sterling silver baseball presented to Doubleday from Fred Wilpon; a circa 1986 New Era Mets baseball cap, marked under the brim #17 for Keith Hernandez, size 7 1/4; Doubleday's monogrammed New York Mets travel garment bag; a poster inscribed to Doubleday from Gary Carter upon acceptance to Hall of Fame; signed baseballs; a few unissued Mets tickets for the 1988 World Series; various ephemera; and a large quantity of Mets pins, ties, etc.
After purchasing the last place Mets in 1980, the city was electrified by the scrappy 1986 team, whose unlikely come from behind win in game seven of the World Series against the Boston Red Sox is now, thirty years later, one of the greatest in the history of the sport.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
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