Originally Posted by TommyJohn
You may be right. They stormed the field after the Mets clinched the NL East against the Cubs. Mets fans ripped up chunks of turf, and several of them threw them at the announcers' booth. I think that little display may have put an end to on-field celebrations once and for all.
I was thinking the World Series win over Boston, but I cannot remember for sure. The next year in the Metrodome, there was definitely no field rushing when the Twins beat the Cardinals, and nothing I can remember after that.