Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 12/16/12
Earlier this morning, during a twitter exchange with my friend Michael Baron of MetsBlog, the name of Matt Franco came up, and of course you can’t mention Matty without recalling one of the most memorable at-bats in franchise history. With two outs in the bottom of the ninth, Mariano Rivera on the mound, and two strikes on him, Franco lined a walk off single to right field to score Rickey Henderson and Edgardo Alfonzo and give the Mets a thrilling 9-8 victory over the Yankees. I still get chills when I think about that… It reminded me of a post we once featured from one of our former writers, Mikey, in which he listed his favorite Mets at-bats of all time. While we wait for word of the Dickey trade to become official, enjoy this short trip down memory lane. Mets Magic Moments: Mano A Mano Throughout history, the greatest conflicts are the ones which pit man against his fellow man.  Moses vs. Pharaoh; Alexander Hamilton vs. Aaron Burr; Darth Vader vs. Luke Skywalker. However, not al...
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