Tagged: ‘Darryl Strawberry’

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series-Famous Faces to Play in Both Boroughs #2-Darryl Strawberry
December 28th, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Just in time for the holiday season, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets ( i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdown on Sundays with the number seven and work all...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Ron Darling (1985)
August 15th, 2013 at 4:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the better part of nine seasons, Ron Darling was a fixture in the New York Mets starting rotation and a key member of their 1986 World Series winning squad. From 1983-1991, Darling held a 99-70 record with a 3.50 ERA and also added 1,148 strikeouts in orange and blue....

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Keith Hernandez (1984, 86-87)
August 4th, 2013 at 9:09 AM
A key fixture at first base at Shea Stadium during the 1980's, Keith Hernandez represented the Amazins three times in the MLB All-Star Game starting in 1984 and again in both 1986 and 1987. By the time the Mets traded for the Gold Glover in June of 1983, he had...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Darryl Strawberry (1984-90)
July 23rd, 2013 at 12:52 AM
A cornerstone of the New York Mets franchise during the 1980's, Darryl Strawberry appeared in an incredible eight consecutive All-Star games from 1984 through his final season with the Amazins in 1990 and one as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1991. Straw was a starter for the...

New York Mets Select High School First Baseman Dominic Smith with First Round Pick
June 6th, 2013 at 9:22 PM
The 11th pick in the 2013 MLB Draft belonged to the New York Mets, and it was surrounded with a little extra intrigue this year. This pick was the center of a compensation dispute between the Mets and Major League Baseball when the team was trying to mount a pursuit...