Photo Albums

Retied Numbers
Tom Seaver

Often referred to simply as The Franchise during his time in New York, Tom Seaver was the greatest player in New York Mets history.  The righthander helped bring a level of respectability to a franchise that previously experienced little in the way of success, eventually leading his team to two National League pennants and one world championship.  Seaver did so with an air of professionalism that made him one of the most admired and respected players of his time.

Read his biography and notes


1969 New York Mets

The Miracle Mets of 1969

1986 New York Mets

The best team in Mets history, won 108 games and pulled off a game 6 miracle in the World Series. 

This day in baseball history

April 01

  • 1996

    On April 1, 1996, longtime umpire John McSherry collapses an ...

  • 1987

    On April 1, 1987, the Pittsburgh Pirates trade All-Star catc ...

  • 1982

    On April 1, 1982, the New York Mets trade popular center fie ...

More Baseball History


Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: