Originally posted on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog  |  Last updated 10/26/11
There’s no question. You cannot beat the ’86 Mets. The Yankees teams I played on were great teams with great personalities, but they were good guys. The ’86 Mets would’ve been drilling those guys; I just know how our pitching staff was: hit this guy, hit that guy. And those were the kind of guys we were. We were mad, we wanted them to get outside themselves. That’s the kind of group we had that year, so the ’86 Mets were a very difficult team to play against.” ~ Darryl Strawberry (yesterday, on ESPN 1050) To listen to Strawberry’s entire interview with Michael Kay, click here.
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