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44. Ray Knight

Photograph By AP Photo/Richard Drew

Knight epitomized the '86 Mets' toughness. He tied Game 6 of the NLCS in the ninth, then put them up in the 16th. One strike from defeat in Game 6 of the World Series, he kept the rally going, and his game-winning homer in Game 7 sealed him as series MVP.