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1971: THE YEAR OF THE SEAVER STRIKEOUT
During the 1971 season, 289 batters stepped up to the plate against Tom Seaver. Then 289 batters trudged back to the dugout with a K. Seaver set a Mets single-season record in strikeouts that year, wh ...
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FINDING METS COVERAGE IN ’71
What channel are the Mets on today? The 1971 Mets Press-Radio-TV Guide offered a complete broadcast schedule. Along with 1970 season stats, the guide contained info on the newspapers, radio and TV sta ...
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WELL DONE BOSWELL
Ken Boswell found a home in the Mets infield from 1967 to 1973. He had a great season in 1969, posting a career high in batting average (.279) and hitting 2 home runs in the NLCS.
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SEAVER 1971 TRADING CARD
Tom Seaver was well into his prime by 1971. That season, he was a 20-game winner, an All-Star and runner-up for the NL Cy Young Award. He also led the league in strikeouts (289) and MLB in ERA (1.76).
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YER OUT! METS YEARBOOK, 1971
Out at home! An image of Mets backstop Jerry Grote tagging LA Dodger Manny Mota was plastered on the 1971 yearbook. Grote recorded 892 putouts that season, the best of his career.