New York Mets in History (Part 2)

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  • 1990-05-29 NY Mets fire manager Davey Johnson & hire Bud Harrelson
  • 1990-06-12 NY Mets beat Chicago Cubs 19-8 at Wrigley Field, Cubs outfielder Doug Dazcenzo pitched a scoreless 9th inning
  • 1990-06-29 NY Mets tie their team career high 11 game win streak
  • 1991-03-24 NY Yankees beat NY Mets, 9-3
  • 1991-04-01 Dwight Gooden signs $5.15 million 3 year contract with NY Mets
  • 1991-05-04 NY Mets M Sasser & Mark Carreon are 8th to hit consecutive pinch HRs
  • 1991-09-17 4,355 turn out to see Expos play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
  • 1991-10-06 NY Met David Cone ties NL record by striking out 19 Phillies
  • 1991-12-02 Bobby Bonilla signs record $29 million-5 year pact with NY Mets
  • 1992-03-03 Charges are filed in Florida against NY Mets Darryl Boston, Vince Coleman & Dwight Gooden of rape (dropped in April)
  • 1992-03-14 NY Met Daryl Boston, Vince Coleman & Dwight Gooden accused of rape
  • 1992-04-03 1st exhibition game at Camden Field - Orioles beat NY Mets
  • 1992-04-04 Game 1 of Mayor Challenge - NY Yankees beat NY Mets 6-4 at Yank Stad
  • 1992-04-05 Game 2 of Mayor Challenge - NY Yankees sweep NY Mets 6-5 at Shea
  • 1992-04-09 Florida drops rape charges against NY Mets Gooden, Boston & Coleman
  • 1992-04-12 NY Mets lose 1st 3 home games for 1st time since 1962
  • 1992-04-27 NY Mets trade David Cone to Toronto Blue Jays for Jeff Kent

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

1992-05-03 NY Met Eddie Murray is 24th to hit 400 HRs

MLB First Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB First Baseman
Eddie Murray
  • 1992-05-06 NY Met Anthony Young begins losing streak of at least 26 games
  • 1992-05-29 NY Mets score in 9th to end home shut-out streak at 3 games
  • 1992-06-06 NY Met Eddie Murray sets RBI record by a switch hitter
  • 1992-09-26 1st time a positional player pitches for NY Mets, Phil Pecota, in 19-2 lose to Pirates
  • 1993-04-05 Colorado Rockies 1st game - lose to NY Mets 3-0
  • 1993-06-22 NY Met Anthony Young ties record of 23rd straight lose
  • 1993-06-26 NY Met Eddie Murray is 20th to get 1,600 RBIs
  • 1993-06-27 NY Met pitcher Anthony Young loses record 24th straight game
  • 1993-07-02 NY Met Anthony Young loses a record 25th straight game (goes to 27)
  • 1993-07-07 NY Met Anthony Young, loses his 26th straight game (goes to 27)
  • 1993-07-24 NY Met Anthony Young loses record 27th straight
  • 1993-07-27 NY Met Anthony Young wins ending his losing streak at 27 games
  • 1994-06-28 NY Met Pitcher Dwight Gooden suspended for 60 days due to drug charges
  • 1995-03-04 Replacement NY Yankees beat NY Mets 2-1
  • 1996-03-29 NY Yankees beats NY Mets 7-3 in an exhibition game
  • 1996-03-30 NY Mets beats NY Yankees 5-3 in an exhibition game
  • 1996-09-14 NY Met Todd Huntley sets record of 41 HRs by a catcher
  • 1997-04-20 Cubs beat NY Mets ending NL worst opening, lost 14 straight games
  • 1997-05-11 NY Mets C Everett & Butch Huskey are 9th to hit consecutive pinch HRs
  • 1997-09-12 NY Met John Olerud hits for the cycle
  • 1999-10-19 MLB National League Championship: Atlanta Braves beat New York Mets, 4 games to 2
  • 2000-10-16 MLB National League Championship: New York Mets beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2000-10-26 NY Yankees defeat NY Mets 4-1 to win their 3rd straight World Series championship, MVP: Derek Jeter, NY Yankees

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter

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2004-03-13 Luciano Pavarotti performs in his last opera at New York Metropolitan Opera's "Tosca"

Operatic Tenor Luciano Pavarotti
Operatic Tenor
Luciano Pavarotti
  • 2005-09-27 Atlanta Braves clinch their 14th straight division title thanks to Philadelphia's loss to the New York Mets
  • 2006-10-19 MLB National League Championship: St. Louis Cardinals beat New York Mets, 4 games to 3

AgreementContract of Interest

2006-11-20 Moises Alou signs a one year-contract with the New York Mets worth $7.5 million

MLB Outfielder Moises Alou
MLB Outfielder
Moises Alou
  • 2008-06-23 Félix Hernández of the Seattle Mariners hits a grand slam home run against New York Mets, 1st pitcher since Steve Dunning in 1971
  • 2012-06-01 New York Mets pitcher Johan Santana pitches a no-hitter against the St. Louis Cardinals
  • 2015-10-28 Longest ever 1st game of Baseball World Series (5h 9min), Kansas City Royals defeat New York Mets 5-4, also joint longest by innings

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