Mets Rewind
Ya' Gotta Believe
The following is a summary of events and memorable moments throughout the season. This is no an exhaustive reflection of this season, For more details of games, players and events from this season we encourage you to explore the sub sections — team roster, vault and timeline — listed below and throughout this section. In addition, as we continue to develop the Mets Rewind website new features and content will be added as they become available.

The season recap published above is written by David Russell and published in his book, Fabulous to Futile in Flushing: A Year-by-Year History of the Mets. Do you love Mets history? Pick up this book online at your favorite bookseller and enjoy season-by-season historical recaps, Mets highlights and challenging trivia that will send you on a fun journey through the Mets rich franchise history.





  • Average: Felix Millan (.290)
  • Hits: Felix Millan (185)
  • Home Runs: John Milner (23)
  • RBI: Rusty Staub (76)


  • Wins: Tom Seaver (19)
  • ERA: Tom Seaver (2.08)
  • Starts: Tom Seaver (36)
  • Innings Pitched: Tom Seaver (290)
  • Saves: Tug McGraw (25)

1973 Timeline

Let's take a look back at the highlights of this year in New York Mets franchise history.
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1973 Vault

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

1973 Roster

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