CINCINNATI — The New York Mets defeated the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday, putting them in the playoffs for the first time since 2006.
This is the Mets' sixth NL East title. A late three-run homer from captain David Wright gave Mets the winning score 10-2.
PIX11 Sports Desk Scott Stanford was in Cincinnati to watch the Mets clinch the long-waited title.
He met up with the team during in the locker room where each player was doused in a champagne shower. Stanford got some bubbly on himself, but he sure didn't mind.
Stanford was also able to catch up with a few players during the celebration.
The Mets are the first National League team to clinch a division title. They will likely play the Dodgers next in October.