Mike Piazza placed second in the voting for the first-ever class of the MetsRewind Hall of Fame. Collecting 13.7% of the total points recorded, Piazza was inducted by a large margin.
Piazza was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 62nd round of the June 1988 draft. Five years later, Piazza was promoted to the Dodgers where he went on to win the National League Rookie of the Year honors, hitting .318 with 35 HR and 112 RBI.
Over his 16-year major league career Piazza was named to 12 National League All-Star teams, won 10 Silver Slugger Awards and hit 427 home runs – including a record 396 as a catcher.