by Ellis Henican and Dwight Gooden
by Dwight Gooden, Ellis Henican et al.
Mets phenom Dwight Gooden pitches at New York's Shea Stadium on May 6, 1984.
May 31, 2013 Dwight Gooden, blessed with a blazing fastball and knee-buckling curve, was the king of New York by the time he was 21 years old. Everyone expected the Mets phenom to be one of the best pitchers in baseball history.
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