Tagged: ‘Tom Seaver’

Jacob DeGrom Outduels Clayton Kershaw as New York Mets Steal Opener of NLDS
October 10th, 2015 at 1:42 AM
Los Angeles-Tonight's National League Division Series matchup between the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers featured a marquee pitching matchup. Clayton Kershaw was on the mound for the Dodgers, looking to get the playoff monkey off his back, while Jacob deGrom was getting his first postseason start for the...

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...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Jon Matlack (1974-76)
June 16th, 2013 at 10:35 PM
A key figure in the 1973 "Miracle Mets" season, starting pitcher Jon Matlack represented New York and the National League in three consecutive All-Star games from 1974 to 1976. The southpaw formed an impressive trio with Jerry Koosman (two All-Star games) and Tom Seaver (twelve All-Star games) for the Mets...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories – Bud Harrelson (1970-71)
June 7th, 2013 at 8:53 PM
A member of the ballclub's 1969 World Series squad, Derrel "Bud" Harrelson was a steady fixture in the New York Mets infield for thirteen seasons from 1965 to 1978. Bud Harrelson was a light hitter but possessed a slick glove and made a name for himself based on his fielding...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Jerry Koosman (1968 and 1969)
May 23rd, 2013 at 11:23 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** The 1968 All-Star Game: The game was held at the Astrodome in Houston Texas, on July 9, 1968.  Home of the Houston Astros and the first game held indoors.  It was also a first for Jerry Koosman, as he was one of three Mets to be sent to the All-Star Game...