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Ron Swoboda: Being Compared 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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Ron Swoboda: Growth as an Outfielder
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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Ron Swoboda: On 1969 Mets Rookies & Vets
Ron Swoboda explains the relationship between experienced players and newcomers on his 1969 Mets team.
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Ron Swoboda: The Cubs Downfall in August
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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Rose’s Scorecard: Seaver’s 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 ...
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Video: Duffy Dyer’s Thoughts on Gil Hodges
Duffy Dyer shares his experiences as a young player in the late 1960s under Mets manager Gil Hodges.