A scape-goat for the 1986 lost of the Boston Red Sox to the odviously superior New York Metropolitains. Mookie wilson (mets outfeilder)hit a soft easily catchable grounder down the 1st baseline. When to the unhappyness of many Bostonians he let the ball roll through his legs in a blunder that allowed the Mets win the 6th game of the 1986 world series. The Mets would later win the 7Th game and pull a major upset and become World Series Championship.
*my imitation of a boston fan during bill buckner's mistake* "hooooooooly shit what just happened?"



Guy1:dude, how could you pull such a buckner?
Guy2: The ball took a weird hop!
Guy1: dude, dont lie...

"I got it!!, opps.... no i dont..... how could I buckner such a play...."
by Met Sympathizer February 13, 2006
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Top Definition
In any sport, to have the ball accidentally roll between one's legs, based upon the famous error in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series.
The Baggers scored the goal after Darren got Bill Buckner-ed by the footy.
by Aspirex November 13, 2005
An inexplicably poor result for a simple task. Usually only the last name (Buckner) is used.
"On that test, I pulled a Buckner."
by Scalpel January 06, 2005

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