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MATLACK STARES DOWN THE BATTER IN ’73 WS
Coming off a Rookie of the Year season in 1972, Jon Matlack started three games for the Mets in the 1973 World Series. He went 1-2 against the Oakland Athletics, posting a 2.16 ERA with 11 whiffs.
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QUIRKY FAN BANNERS AT SHEA DURING 1973 WS
The Mets made an incredible journey to the 1973 World Series, and fans showed their belief in the team with creative banners at Shea Stadium. One encouraged the Mets to “Shave the A’s,” while another ...
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JERSEY SIGNED BY ’72 NL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Jon Matlack impressed during his NL Rookie of the Year season in 1972 with a 15-10 record, 2.32 ERA and 169 strikeouts. He remained a starting pitcher for the Mets up to the 1977 season, earning 3 All ...