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"Cleon Jones" - 29 Total Result(s)
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.
JONES: REGARDING THE MIRACLE METS
Cleon Jones explains the miracle behind his Mets team during the 1969 season.
JONES: THE ’69 WS CELEBRATION AT SHEA
Cleon Jones discusses the madness at Shea Stadium after he made the final out of the 1969 World Series.
SHAMSKY: ON METS DOING THE IMPOSSIBLE IN ’69
Art Shamsky shares his thoughts on the meaning of a Mets victory in the 1969 World Series.
JONES: ON THE IMPORTANCE OF ’69 WS
Cleon Jones explains the significance of the 1969 World Series victory to New York City and the country.
JONES: ON THE FINAL OUT OF ’69 WS
The Mets won the 1969 World Series when Cleon Jones caught the final out of Game 5. He explains the historic catch here.
JONES: ON BEING A BASEBALL IDOL FOR KIDS
Cleon Jones discusses young Mets fans, race and baseball in New York City in 1969.
JONES: ON BECOMING A MET
Cleon Jones shares the significance of his signing with the Mets in the early 1960s.
JONES: EARLY BASEBALL MEMORIES
Former Met Cleon Jones reminiscences on his childhood memories of baseball.
METS HALL OF FAME PLAQUE OF ’69 WINNER
Cleon Jones had a career year in 1969 and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Jones was named to the All-Star team while hitting a career-best .340. At the plate and in the outfield, Jones helped ...