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Art Shamsky: Friendship With Tommie Agee
Art Shamsky discusses his relationship with Mets teammate Tommie Agee, including his last-minute role in Agee’s wedding.
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Art Shamsky: Agee in 1969 World Series
Art Shamsky explains why teammate Tommie Agee was vital for the Mets during the 1969 World Series.
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Cleon Jones: Being a Baseball Idol for Kids
Cleon Jones discusses young Mets fans, race and baseball in New York City in 1969.
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Tommie Agee Mets Hall of Fame Plaque
As the Mets assembled the team that would finally compete after years of frustrated hopes, Tommie Agee provided the power bat that was lacking. He came to the team in a 1968 trade to provide the offen ...
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Poster Boys: 1969 Mets Autographed Poster
The Mets had plenty of standouts during the 1969 season. Each player was a piece to the larger puzzle of capturing the first World Series championship in franchise history.
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Bringing It Home: Tommie Agee
Tommie Agee was greeted by Wayne Garrett at the plate during the 1969 World Series. In Game 3, Agee hit a first-inning home run to get the Mets on the board early. They would go on to win over the Bal ...
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Agee’s Catches in 1969 World Series
Game 3 of the 1969 World Series was best remembered for Tommie Agee’s two amazing catches. His grabs in the 4th and 7th innings happened with runners on base; his work undoubtedly kept the Baltimore O ...
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Attire From 1972: Tommie Agee Jersey
Tommie Agee played his final season as a Met in 1972. He led the team in hits (96) and was second in home runs, RBIs and stolen bases.
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Mets 1969 World Series Ashtray
This 1969 World Series commemorative ashtray bears the signature of four Mets legends: Series MVP Donn Clendenon, Jerry Koosman, Tommie Agee and the inimitable Mets coach Yogi Berra.
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Mets Sweep Dodgers in June 1969
The Mets hosted and swept the LA Dodgers in a 3-game series in early June. Ed Kranepool sent two home runs over the fences in the June 3 game to help the Mets win, 5-2. The June 4 game stretched score ...