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National League baseball in New York was redefined on March 6, 1961 when the New York Metropolitan Baseball Club Inc. formally received a certificate of membership from leave president Warren Giles. Of the 30 Major League Baseball clubs today, the case could be made that no other team has a more compelling franchise history than the New York Mets. From Casey Stengel to Yogi Berra, Marv Throneberry to Tom Seaver, Willie Mays, Tug McGraw, Darryl Strawberry, Dwight Gooden, Keith Hernandez, Bobby Valentine, Pedro Martinez and Matt Harvey, the Mets are loaded with character(s). Then there are the Amazin’ seasons — 1962, 1969, 1973, 1986, 2000, 2006-2008 and 2015 — full of miracles, joy, hope and heartbreak. Mets Rewind is designed for that purpose: To share team history in a distinct and entertaining format. We hope you — the baseball fan — enjoy the content. We encourage you to share your memories.
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Let’s turn … three?

The New York Mets have turned 11 triple plays in franchise history. The first was on May 30, 1962 vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers and the most recent was on August 24, 2014, again vs. the Dodgers.

Top 5 Catches in Mets History

Mets Rewind has selected our Top 5 catches in franchise history. Let us know if you agree? Start the conversation by posting your thoughts in the comment section below.

Joel Youngblood: No Respect

Today in New York Mets History: August 4, 1982 – Former New York Met Joel Youngblood became the first player in MLB history to get a base hit for two different teams in two different cities in the same day.

THANK YOU, VIN

When the first report came across my Twitter feed, my heart raced. I just kept whispering to myself, no, no, no, no as I swiped and searched for sources that would confirm what I was reading was a bad joke.

Amazin’ Quotes: Davey Johnson

10 Amazin’ Quotes is a MetsRewind exclusive that includes quotes from select book readings. You will hear from former Mets players, managers, coaches and leadership, their thoughts and perspectives on significant moments in franchise history.

MetsRewind

National League baseball in New York was redefined on March 6, 1961 when the New York Metropolitan Baseball Club Inc. formally received a certificate of membership from leave president Warren Giles.

Of the 30 Major League Baseball clubs today, the case could be made that no other team has a more compelling franchise history than the New York Mets. MetsRewind is designed for that purpose: To share team history in a distinct and entertaining format. We hope you — the baseball fan — enjoy the content. We encourage you to share your memories.

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