Who won the National League championship in 1986?

Who won the National League championship in 1986?

New York Mets
1986 National League Championship Series/Champion

What year did Mets win World Series?

19864-3 – Boston Red Sox
19694-1 – Baltimore Orioles
New York Mets/World Series championships

Who was the Mets closer in 1986?

Roger McDowell
Thirty-five years later, Roger McDowell is still approached by Mets fans who remember exactly where they were when the Mets advanced to the 1986 World Series, courtesy of the five scoreless innings of relief he provided in a 16-inning win over the Astros in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.

Who won the 1986 NLCS Game 6?

the Mets
The series was won by the Mets, four games to two, culminating with their 7–6, 16-inning triumph at Houston in Game 6. New York then defeated the Boston Red Sox in the 1986 World Series, four games to three….

1986 National League Championship Series
Dates October 8–15
MVP Mike Scott (Houston)

Who did the Mets beat in the 1986 NLCS?

Houston Astros
New York Mets over Houston Astros (4-2)

Who won Game 5 of the 1986 NLCS?

Gary Carter’s
October 14, 1986: Gary Carter’s 12th-inning single wins Game 5 of NLCS – Society for American Baseball Research.

Who did the Mets beat in the 69 World Series?

Baltimore Orioles
New York Mets over Baltimore Orioles (4-1)

Where is Kevin Elster now?

Kevin Elster Now: Retired, splitting time between residences in Huntington Beach, Calif., and Las Vegas.

Who played shortstop for 86 Mets?

“We had the best chemistry,” says Santana, the shortstop of the ’86 Mets, the last Met team to win the World Series.

How many MLB teams were there in 1986?

1986 Major League Baseball The 1986 season was the 111st year of Major League Baseball, and 26 teams competed that season. The New York Mets won the 1986 NL championship.

Who won Game 5?

The Houston Astros
Houston wins Game 5 of the World Series The Houston Astros defeated the Atlanta Braves in Game 5 of the World Series. The final score was 9-5. Game 6 is set for Tuesday night in Houston, Texas. The Braves lead the best-of-seven series, 3-2..

Who was in the Football League in 1986?

The full results can be found at: Football League Division Four play-offs 1987 . The stars of the Fourth Division during 1986-87 were Graham Carr ’s runaway champions Northampton Town, with young midfielder Eddie McGoldrick being the key player in his side’s season of success. Also automatically promoted were Preston North End and Southend United.

Where was Manchester United in the 1986-87 season?

In the first season of the relegation/promotion play-offs, Charlton Athletic beat Second Division Leeds United to retain their top flight status. Manchester United, whose blistering start to the previous season had ended in failure, started the 1986-87 season badly and entered November second from bottom in the league.

Who was knocked out of the League Cup in 1986?

29 October 1986 – In the third round of the League Cup, Fourth Division club Cardiff City upset First Division Chelsea while Second Division Ipswich Town are knocked out by Fourth Division team Cambridge United.

Who are the leaders of the First Division in 1986?

30 September 1986 – Nottingham Forest are First Division leaders at the end of September, two points ahead of surprise contenders Norwich City and four ahead of Liverpool and Coventry City. Aston Villa still occupy bottom place and Manchester United are second from bottom with just four points so far this campaign.