Tagged: ‘Gary Carter’

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
May 28th, 2016 at 4:56 PM
After a dramatic walk off homer from Curtis Granderson last night, the New York Mets (28-19) can officially call themselves a first place team again. Granderson's homer bailed out Jeurys Familia, who gave up four runs in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers (25-24) to blow a 5-1...

Mets 101 All Star Memories: Gary Carter (1985-1988)
August 8th, 2013 at 1:34 PM
One of the many great All Stars in the history of the New York Mets was Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter. Carter, who was acquired in a trade with the Montreal Expos prior to the 1985 season, was one of the final pieces to the championship puzzles for the...

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 Valentine’s Day Special:Most Lovable New York Mets
February 14th, 2013 at 8:46 AM
If you're anything like myself (which for you and your loved ones I hope not) you've dated and had a few relationships in your time.  In reflecting in most relationships past, you hope that all of them were good ones (in my case I'm still crossing my fingers), that you...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Biggest Met Killers #2-Mike Schmidt
February 14th, 2013 at 12:33 AM
Just in time for the New Year, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of topics related to the New York Mets (i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdowns with...