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EARLY ’60s PENNANT FOR THE HARD-LUCK METS
Even in those miserable early years, Mets fans remained loyal. In the expansion team’s first seven seasons, the Mets finished no better than 9th place (including dead last in the first four years). Wh ...
PENNANT FOR METS FANS (AND THEIR SHRINKS)
Mets fans needed some emotional support during the early years. The new club of the National League dropped 100-plus games five times in their first seven seasons. Despite the heartbreak, the lovable ...
’69 NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMP METS PENNANT
The 1969 Mets surprised the baseball world by going from worst to first in the National League. Their 100-62 record was the best in franchise history at the time, and many considered them the greatest ...
’69 METS WORLD CHAMPS PENNANT
The Mets pulled off a miracle by winning the World Series in 1969. They beat out the Chicago Cubs to win the NL East division, then swept the Atlanta Braves in the NLCS. A 4-1 World Series victory ove ...
PENNANT FOR THE FIRST-EVER NL EAST CHAMPS
Before the 1969 season, the National League split into East and West divisions. The Mets battled the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals all season for the new eastern title. On September 24, 196 ...
’69 METS ROSTER ON WORLD CHAMPION PENNANT
The Mets put together a winning club in 1969 en route to the first World Series championship in franchise history. The lineup included future Cy Young Award winner Tom Seaver and future WS MVP Donn Cl ...
AMAZIN’ METS ’69 WORLD CHAMPS PENNANT
The 1969 World Series win was a team effort. Every Amazin’ Met chipped in during the postseason through manager Gil Hodges’ platoon system.
MR. MET AND SHEA ON ’69 WS PENNANT
The Mets played Games 3, 4 and 5 of the 1969 World Series at Shea Stadium. The hometown crowd was treated to wins in each game, and the Mets took the Series 4-1.
SHEA SCOREBOARD AND ’69 METS PENNANT
After dropping the first game of the 1969 World Series, the Mets stormed back and won the next four in a row. It was the first championship in franchise history.
MR. MET NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPS PENNANT
The Mets swept the Atlanta Braves in the 1969 NLCS, securing the first National League pennant in team history. Their next stop was the World Series against the Baltimore Orioles.