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"Al Leiter" - 5 Total Result(s)
TOUGH LOSS AT WRIGLEY
Al Leiter retired the last 13 batters he faced, but to no avail as the Cubs’ Kerry Wood pitched a 4-hit shutout, completing a 4-game sweep of the Mets at Wrigley for the first time since 1992.
SIGNED LEITER 9/11 MEMORIAL JERSEY
Longtime Mets pitcher Al Leiter was part of the rotation in the 2001 season, when the Mets debuted 9/11 memorial jerseys following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in New York City.
NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPS!
The 2001 yearbook commemorated the pennant-winning Mets of the previous season. The 2000 team won over the St. Louis Cardinals in the NLCS for the fourth pennant in franchise history. The Mets ultimat ...
BACK IN THE PLAYOFFS, 1999
After a red-hot 97-66 season, the Mets returned to the postseason in 1999 for the first time in over a decade. They defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks in the NLDS, then faced a tough Atlanta Braves tea ...
PIAZZA PUMPED ABOUT THE PENNANT, 2000
Al Leiter hugged Mike Piazza following a 7-0 Game 5 victory in the 2000 NLCS, giving the Mets the series win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Piazza led the team with 2 home runs in the five-game series. ...