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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: 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.
SWOBODA: REGARDING GIL HODGES
Ron Swoboda explains the innovation of Gil Hodges, manager of the 1969 World Series champion Mets.
DYER: REGARDING GIL HODGES
Duffy Dyer shares his experiences as a young player in the late 1960s under Mets manager Gil Hodges.
JONES: ON GIL’S FAITH IN THE 1969 METS
Manager Gil Hodges had unwaivering confidence in the Mets prior to the 1969 season, Cleon Jones explains.
SWOBODA: REGARDING THE ’69 PITCHERS
Ron Swoboda discusses his teammates and the 1969 Mets bullpen.
SWOBODA: REGARDING “THE CATCH”
Mets broadcaster Howie Rose and former player Ron Swoboda recall Swoboda’s incredible catch in Game 4 of the 1969 World Series.
SWOBODA: ON PLAYING IN BALTIMORE
Baltimore native Ron Swoboda discusses his experience being in town as a Met during the 1969 World Series.