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1969 Mets World Champions Pennant
After dropping the first game of the 1969 World Series, the Mets stormed back and won the next four in a row. It was the first championship in franchise history.
1969 Mets Yearbook: Action at Shea
Shea Stadium saw great National League play in the 1960s, and the 1969 Mets Yearbook compiled images from some of those exciting games. The stadium would become the epicenter of league action that sea ...
1969 Mets Yearbook: Cleon Jones
Cleon Jones was no stranger to getting on base, as the Mets 1969 yearbook featured in photographs. Jones led the team that season with 164 hits and was named an All-Star for the first time.
1969 Mets Yearbook: Event-Ful Days at Shea
Shea Stadium was home to more than just baseball games in its early years. The 1969 Mets Yearbook showed off theme days, giveaways and family outings at the stadium that added to the fun.
1969 Mets/Jets Schedule With Robert Wagner
Mayor Bob Wagner was in office when two new professional sports teams hit the Big Apple: the New York Jets of the AFL in 1960 and the New York Mets of the NL in 1962. By 1964, the football and basebal ...
1969 Miracle Mets World Series Pen
Few pieces of fan memorabilia are as easy to carry everywhere as a pen. This 1969 World Series pen commemorating “the Miracle Mets” gave fans a happy reminder of their favorite champions they never ha ...
1969 Old Timers Day Rocking Chair
On June 28, 1969, the Mets held an Old Timers Day to celebrate retired players and front office personnel before a match-up with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Among those recognized were famed Brooklyn Dodg ...
1969 Old Timers Day Souvenir Menu
During the Mets’ annual Old Timers Day in 1969, the Diamond Club at Shea Stadium offered a menu on theme with baseball’s centennial celebration. That year’s program was headlined by original Mets skip ...
1969 World Series Baltimore Press Pass
As televised baseball gained popularity during the late 1960s, TV reporters received more access to broadcast big games. NBC-TV was just one media outlet that took the field at Memorial Stadium for Ga ...
1969 World Series Game 5 Diamond Club Pass
Fine dining and formal dress at Shea Stadium’s Diamond Club provided an elegant setting for fans to cheer on the Mets during Game 5 of the 1969 World Series. They won over the Baltimore Orioles, 5-3, ...