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How Newsday covered NLCS Game 3 on Oct. 11, 1986.
With a one-handed swing at a Dave Smith forkball that didn't fork, Len Dykstra created an implausible ending to a rather implausible game.
His dramatic two-run, ninth-inning home run was the ultimate blow in the Mets' electric 6-5 victory over the Astros yesterday at Shea Stadium.
The home run climaxed a double-jolted comeback and...