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SHAMSKY: ON MCGRAW BEING A CHARACTER
Art Shamsky shares a humorous story about Mets teammate Tug McGraw during a spring training game.
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SWOBODA: REGARDING GIL HODGES
Ron Swoboda explains the innovation of Gil Hodges, manager of the 1969 World Series champion Mets.
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DYER: REGARDING GIL HODGES
Duffy Dyer shares his experiences as a young player in the late 1960s under Mets manager Gil Hodges.
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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.
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SWOBODA: REGARDING THE ’69 PITCHERS
Ron Swoboda discusses his teammates and the 1969 Mets bullpen.
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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.
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SWOBODA: ON PLAYING IN BALTIMORE
Baltimore native Ron Swoboda discusses his experience being in town as a Met during the 1969 World Series.
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SWOBODA: ON PREPARING FOR “THE CATCH”
Ron Swoboda shares the practice routine that led up to his memorable diving catch in Game 4 of the 1969 World Series.
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SWOBODA: ON THE IMPACT OF “THE CATCH”
Ron Swoboda discusses the legacy of his incredible catch in Game 4 of the 1969 World Series.
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SWOBODA: ON HIS TRUSTY GLOVE
Ron Swoboda details the glove he used to make a diving grab in Game 4 of the 1969 World Series.