Mets Rewind


Podcast: Doug Flynn

Doug Flynn played five seasons with the Mets (1977-1981). He joins us to talk about his time in New York, living in the shadow of the Tom Seaver trade, his small glove and his big hair.

Podcast: Jim McAndrew

Jim McAndrew was a member of the New York Mets 1969 World Series championship team and the 1973 National League champions team. He pitched six seasons (1968-1973) with the Mets before retiring at age 30 in 1974. On this special Memorial Day edition of the Mets rewind podcast, McAndrew talks about the ups and downs of his career in New York.

Podcast: Howard Johnson

Howard Johnson has been labeled one of the "most underrated" players in New York Mets franchise history. HoJo, as Mets fans affectionately called him, joins the Mets Rewind podcast to talk about his time in New York, the Amazin' (and sometimes infamous) 1986 season, playing in New York and iconic games in franchise history.

Link: What does Wright rank in Mets history?

David Wright was the topic of conversation tonight on Beyond The Booth Live on SNY. Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez, Ron Darling and Steve Gelbs discussed where Wright ranks among position players in Mets history.

Life Under the Big Top

Everywhere Mets fans looked, they were delighted and surprised by the offbeat characters on and off the field. Lindsey Nelson, one of the Mets play-by-play announcer, was no exception. His wild and colorful blazers were conversation pieces. His analysis was sharp and colorful and, on occasion, reached new heights – literally. On April 28, 1965, Nelson, the “daredevil” of all the Mets broadcasters...


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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