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WATCH: KOOSMAN’S CURTAIN CALL
Take a peek at the steady southpaw who helped the Mets win the 1969 World Series. Jerry Koosman left his name all over franchise history, including the record books. In recognition of his contribution ...
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SWOBODA: REGARDING THE ’69 PITCHERS
Ron Swoboda discusses his teammates and the 1969 Mets bullpen.
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JERRY’S JACKET FROM ’73
Jerry Koosman wore this warm-up jacket in 1973 as the Mets made another run for the postseason. He kicked off April with four straight wins, then won six of his final seven decisions at the end of the ...
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COOL, CALM AND COLLECTED KOOSMAN
Jerry Koosman played it cool in the 1969 home stretch. In August and September, the ace went 9-3, including five straight wins at the end of the season. One of those victories stopped a Mets losing st ...
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KOOSMAN RECORDS WINNING ROOKIE SEASON
Although he made several appearances the year prior, Jerry Koosman played his full rookie season in 1968. Kooz earned his first career win in his first start on April 11, a 4-0 complete game shutout a ...
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KOOZ SETS EARLY METS Ks RECORD
Jerry Koosman was the definition of clutch in a down-to-the-wire victory over the San Diego Padres on May 28, 1969. He kept the Friars off the board for 10 frames while recording 15 strikeouts, which ...
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THE FIRST MET HURLER WITH AN OPENING DAY WIN
Jerry Koosman showed pitching prowess in 1968, earning an All-Star nod and finishing in a close second for NL Rookie of the Year. That season, he became the first Mets pitcher with an Opening Day vict ...
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KOOZ SLINGS IT FROM THE MOUND
The Mets had the ultimate playoff ace in Jerry Koosman, who recorded four postseason wins between 1969 and 1973. In fact, the Mets won all six games in which Koosman started in those years. He was bri ...
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SOUTHPAW KOOSMAN SERVES A STRIKE
Jerry Koosman was a regular in the Mets rotation between 1968 and 1978. The lefty had his winningest season in 1976, posting a 21-10 record and finishing as the runner-up in Cy Young voting. The N ...
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KRANEPOOL: ON “THE FRANCHISE”
Ed Kranepool chats about “The Franchise,” his Mets teammate Tom Seaver.