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Bad Beyond Belief
Steve Rushin
May 25, 1992
Thirty years ago, the newborn New York Mets made baseball history of the most dubious kind
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May 25, 1992

Bad Beyond Belief

Thirty years ago, the newborn New York Mets made baseball history of the most dubious kind

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Those Mets truly were bad like God is good. Their badness will endure forever. Three miles from Ashburn's downtown Chicago hotel, at a club called Lounge Ax, a professional rock 'n' roll band has been booked for the weekend. The band's lead singer was raised in Brooklyn in the 1960s. The band's name is Yo La Tengo.

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