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KEEPING CLIPS IN ROUTE TO A WS TRIP
The Mets chased the Chicago Cubs for first place of the NL East Division throughout most of the 1969 season. New York passed the Cubs with a September win streak to take the title.
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TALLYING THE WINNING METS WAYS IN 1969
Longtime Mets employee Matt Winick began his career with the team as a statistician. He kept large binders with scores, stats and player data in 1969. The books got some wear and tear as Winick brough ...
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BOUND FOR SUCCESS: 1967 METS STAT BOOK
Before modern technology made stat crunching as simple as a press of a button, staticians kept hand-written records in binders. The stat books provided utility in tracking output and telling stories o ...
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SCORING THE SEASON OF THE 1967 NL ROY
Tom Seaver had a successful first-year campaign in 1967, as detailed in this stat binder with most of his appearances on the mound. Seaver ended with a 16-13 record, including two shutouts, and was na ...
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KRANEPOOL SWINGS STRONG IN SUMMER ’67
By 1967, Ed Kranepool was a team veteran with five seasons of experience as a Met. A scorebook showed his offensive production that summer. From June 9 to July 21, Kranepool batted .281 with 34 hits, ...
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KEEPING UP WITH JONES IN 1967
Outfielder Cleon Jones had regular plate appearances in 1967. He put up a hot hitting streak in late June, getting at least one hit in games from June 21 to 29. He finished the season with 101 hits.
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BUD BREAKS OUT IN ’67 STAT BOOK
After cups of coffee in 1965 and 1966, Bud Harrelson became a regular for the Mets in 1967. New York Daily News reporter Dick Young wrote of Harrelson in spring training: “[Manager] Wes Westrum thinks ...
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HOUSTON, WE HAVE A METS DOUBLEHEADER
The Mets suffered a tough 8-0 shutout to the Houston Astros in the first game of a doubleheader at home. Jerry Koosman, who had a cup of coffee with the Mets that season, picked up his first career lo ...
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SCOREBOOK SHOWS METS STREAK OF ’67
With a 8-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on the road, the Mets won their fifth consecutive game for the longest win streak of the season. Longtime Mets employee Matt Winick recorded the 8 runs an ...
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METS POST A WILD WALK-OFF WIN
Longtime Mets employee Matt Winick tallied a comeback 5-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in the first game of a doubleheader at home. Down 4-2 after six frames, the Mets scored a run in each of the ...