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    1980's Ron Darling & Dave Magadan Game Worn New York Mets Batting Helmets Lot of 2. Two blue batting helmets with Mets "NY" logo on the fronts in orange and the ABC manufacturer's logos on the back in white. Vintage "Darling" and "Magadan" dymo labels appear on the front brims and backs of each helmet. Darling is a right-handers helmet and Magadan is a left-handers helmet. The interior headband, crown, ear, and back padding are all still intact, except for the back pad for the Darling has become disengaged but still present and could be easily reattached. Both helmets have "M" stamped under the brim and the Magadan has an ABC 7 1/8 size label inside. Both pieces exhibit heavy wear throughout.

    A mainstay of the New York pitching staff in the 80's, Darling was 15-6 with a 2.81 ERA in the Mets' 1986 championship season. A lifetime .288 hitter, Magadan hit a career-high .328 during his stint with the Metropolitans. LOA from Heritage Auctions.


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    May, 2019
    16th-17th Thursday-Friday
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