Danny Heep played 13 major league seasons, including three with the New York Mets (1984-1986). The Mets acquired Heep for Mike Scott in late 1983. Over three seasons in New York, Heep played in 395 games, batting .263 with 21 home runs and 108 RBI.
January 18, 1985 Tim Leary was quietly traded by the New York Mets to the Kansas City Royals. Leary was selected out of UCLA in the first-round (second overall) by the Mets in the June 1979 Draft. Less than two years later, at age 22, Leary made his major league debut. It lasted seven batters. […]
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