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WATCH: KOOSMAN’S CURTAIN CALL
Take a peek at the steady southpaw who helped the Mets win the 1969 World Series. Jerry Koosman left his name all over franchise history, including the record books. In recognition of his contribution ...
SHAMSKY: THE LEGACY OF GIL HODGES
Art Shamsky talks about his manager Gil Hodges, who skippered the 1969 World Series champion Mets.
KRANEPOOL: ON SIGNING WITH THE METS
Although he grew up as a New York Yankees fan, Ed Kranepool explains his decision to sign with the Mets.
SHAMSKY: GIL’S MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY
Art Shamsky discusses why Gil Hodges was a one-of-a-kind manager for the 1969 World Series champion Mets.
KRANEPOOL: REGARDING HIS ’69 WS HOME RUN
Ed Kranepool shares how it felt to hit a home run in Game 3 of the 1969 World Series.
SHAMSKY: ON THE “CLUBHOUSE LAWYER”
Art Shamsky explains teammate Donn Clendenon’s role in the 1969 Mets locker room.
SHAMSKY: FROM INJURY TO WS CHAMPION
Art Shamsky talks about overcoming adversity en route to winning the 1969 World Series.
SHAMSKY: ON HIS FRIENDSHIP WITH AGEE
Art Shamsky discusses his relationship with Mets teammate Tommie Agee, including his last-minute role in Agee’s wedding.
SHAMSKY: ON AGEE IN THE ’69 WORLD SERIES
Art Shamsky explains why teammate Tommie Agee was vital for the Mets during the 1969 World Series.
SHAMSKY: ON MCGRAW BEING A CHARACTER
Art Shamsky shares a humorous story about Mets teammate Tug McGraw during a spring training game.