Dwight Gooden’s magical Mets debut included awkward security guard confrontation

Five innings. Three hits. One run, earned. Two walks. Five strikeouts. And one dustup with a security guard. Dwight Gooden’s major league debut, which occurred 36 years ago Tuesday at the (still standing!) Astrodome, didn’t fully prepare us for what the 19-year-old would bring to baseball in both that 1984 season and, even more so,… Continue reading at New York Post