The Mets will stream Saturday's pregame ceremony celebrating the 30th anniversary of the 1986 World Championship Team on Mets.com at 6:15 p.m.
"The ceremony will commemorate the achievements of one of the most legendary and beloved teams in New York sports history," the team said in an e-mail. "The Mets have invited all players from the 1986 Championship Team along with Manager Davey Johnson and staff to be a part of the pregame on-field ceremony."
The entire 1986 themed weekend includes:
- Friday, May 27: All Fans in attendance will receive a 1986 World Championship themed t-shirt.
- Saturday, May 28: Special ceremony recognizing coaches and players from the 1986 World Championship Team.
- Sunday, May 29: The first 15,000 fans in attendance will receive a 1986 World Championship replica ring.
Tonight, in honor of the team's weekend celebration, WOR 710 AM will re-air the entire radio broadcast of Game 6 of that year's World Series between the Mets and Red Sox.
In this week's MetsBlog Q&Acast, presented by Citi, Gary Thorne talked about broadcasting Game 6 of the 1986 World Series, and his memories of working with Bob Murphy and Ralph Kiner...