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1979 Vault
The Subtle Danger of Talent

As a rookie, Tim Leary was being compared Tom Seaver. Then, he started his first MLB game and that dream ended — quickly.

Face to Face with a Mad Man

Former MLB pitcher Al Hrabosky is either certifiably crazy or he is a great actor. Personally, I think it’s a combination of the two. Now, let me tell you why. Hrabosky was considered one of...

Podcast: Pete Falcone

Pete Falcone (1979-1982) spent four seasons pitching in Flushing for the New York Mets, compiling a 26-37 record and 3.91 ERA over 145 appearances. He joins us on this episode of the Mets Rewind...

All-Star Game Flashback: Maz stars in ’79

Lee Mazzilli sat on the bench at The Kingdome in Seattle for seven innings, watching the 1979 Major League Baseball All-Star unfold. Mazzilli, then the 24-year old New York Mets center fielder who...

Podcast: Scott Hairston

Scott Hairston, an 11-year major league veteran, spent two seasons in Queens (2011-2012). Hairston joins us on the latest Mets Rewind podcast to talk about his playing days in New York, his...

Podcast: Pete Falcone

Pete Falcone, a 10-year MLB veteran and former Met, has joined the Mets Rewind Podcast as a guest host twice a month. On the latest episode Falcone talks about his sign-stealing, baseball oddball...

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1979 Timeline

Let's take a look back at the highlights of this year in New York Mets franchise history.
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1979 Vault

We have curated stories, photos, video and news clippings from the year in Mets history.
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1979 Roster

Here are the numbers for this year in New York Mets history including a team roster and season stats.
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