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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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SWOBODA: ON HIS LIKENESS TO BABE RUTH
Ron Swoboda, a member of the 1969 World Series champion Mets, jokes about his similarities with the Great Bambino.
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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 THE CUBS’ BREAKDOWN IN 1969
In 1969, the Mets chased the Chicago Cubs for first place of the NL East Division all season. Former Met Ron Swoboda details when the Cubs began to falter.
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SWOBODA: ON THE ’69 METS ROOKIES AND VETS
Ron Swoboda explains the relationship between experienced players and newcomers on his 1969 Mets team.
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IRKED ROSE’S SCORECARD FROM NEAR NO-HITTER
Fifteen-year-old Howie Rose was sitting in a general admission seat the night that Tom Seaver almost pitched a perfect game. The future broadcaster — along with thousands of other Mets fans — watched ...