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Shea Scoreboard on Tom Seaver Day
Date: July 24, 1988
Five players wore no. 41 before Tom Seaver, but he was the final Met to do so. “The Franchise” took the field with the number from 1967 to 1977 and 1983. The Mets retired it five years later.
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