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A TOAST TO YOGI BERRA
The 1969 yearbook published the team’s official schedule of the season, along with a Yoohoo ad featuring Mets coach Yogi Berra.
COACHING THEM UP
Gil Hodges skippered the ’69 ship, but he had help. Joe Pignatano and Rube Walker cultivated a young crop of pitchers into world championship material. (Pignatano may also have cultivated vegetables i ...
BERRA IN THE DUGOUT DURING 1973 WORLD SERIES
Manager Yogi Berra sat in contemplation during the 1973 World Series. Berra guided the Mets to the Fall Classic against the odds, a team whose .509 winning percentage was the lowest in MLB history for ...
BERRA CONSULTS METS PLAYERS IN ’73 NLCS
Sophomore Mets manager Yogi Berra talked it out during a trip to the mound in the 1973 NLCS. As a player, Berra was no stranger to success in the postseason. He tapped into that experience when he ski ...
PROUD OF YOGI IN ’73
Yogi Berra was a hometown favorite and New York City celebrated him when he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame prior to the 1973 season. Berra, who had been both a player and manager ...
TAKE A SMOKE BREAK WITH 1969 WS 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.
A CLOSE WIN OUT WEST
Between the 1969 and 1973 World Series, the Mets maintained a solid roster of talent. A crew featuring Bud Harrelson, Willie Mays, Jerry Grote and others defeated the San Diego Padres, 2-1, at San Die ...
A COLLECTION OF HALL OF FAME CATCHERS, 2004
When Shea Stadium hosted Mike Piazza Night during the 2004 season, some of the greatest catchers in MLB history visited the stadium to pay tribute to the Mets backstop. Franchise hero Gary Carter, for ...