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1965 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 50-112 .309
Rank: 10th in National League
Run Differential: 495-752 -257
Roster Continuity 63.31% 20/20
Manager(s): Casey Stengel, Wes Westrum
General Manager: George Weiss
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Attendance: 1,768,389 3/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Les Rohr (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Don Heffner
Assistant Coach: Yogi Berra
Assistant Coach: Sheriff Robinson
Assistant Coach: Warren Spahn
First Base Coach: Wes Westrum

#1 Draft Picks

National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1965 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    31Larry BearnarthP6-2203R-R231963Not draftedMLB--
    8Yogi BerraC5-8194L-R401946Not draftedMLB--
    28,36,41Jim BethkeP6-3185R-R181965Not draftedMLB--
    5Chris CannizzaroC6-0190R-R271960Not draftedMLB--
    23Joe ChristopherOF5-10176R-R291959Not draftedMLB--
    26Galen CiscoP5-11215R-R291961Not draftedMLB--
    10Kevin Collins3B-2B6-2190L-R181965Not draftedMLB--
    3Billy CowanOF6-0170R-R261963Not draftedMLB--
    38Dave EilersP5-11188R-R281964Not draftedMLB--
    22Jack FisherP6-2215R-R261959Not draftedMLB--
    29Rob GardnerP6-1176R-L201965Not draftedMLB--
    12Jesse GonderC5-10190L-R291960Not draftedMLB--
    20Greg Goossen1B-C6-1210R-R191965Not draftedMLB--
    3Bud HarrelsonSS5-11160B-R211965UDFAMLB--
    9Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4205R-R281962Not draftedMLB--
    2Chuck Hiller2B5-11170L-R301961Not draftedMLB--
    33Ron Hunt2B6-0186R-R241963Not draftedMLB--
    15Al JacksonP5-10169L-L291959Not draftedMLB--
    12,34Cleon JonesOF6-0200R-L221963Not draftedMLB--
    6Bobby Klaus2B-3B5-10170R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    18Gary KolbOF-C6-0195L-R251960Not draftedMLB--
    7Ed Kranepool1B6-3215L-L201962Not draftedMLB--
    25Gary KrollP6-6220R-R231964Not draftedMLB--
    17Frank LaryP5-11180R-R351954Not draftedMLB--
    24Johnny LewisOF6-1189L-R251964Not draftedMLB--
    45Tug McGrawP6-0185R-L201965Not draftedMLB--
    11Roy McMillanSS5-11170R-R351951Not draftedMLB--
    35Larry MillerP6-0195L-L281964Not draftedMLB--
    21Bob MoorheadP6-1208R-R271962Not draftedMLB--
    34Dennis MusgravesP6-4188R-R211965Not draftedMLB--
    16Danny NapoleonOF-3B5-11190R-R231965Not draftedMLB--
    27Tom ParsonsP6-7210R-R251963Not draftedMLB--
    18,30Dennis RibantP5-11175R-R231964Not draftedMLB--
    41Gordie RichardsonP6-0185R-L261964Not draftedMLB--
    17Jimmie SchafferC5-9185R-R291961Not draftedMLB--
    39Dick SelmaP5-11175R-R211965Not draftedMLB--
    1Charley Smith3B6-0177R-R271960Not draftedMLB--
    21Warren SpahnP6-0175L-L441942Not draftedMLB--
    19John StephensonC5-11180L-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    43Darrell SutherlandP6-4169R-R231964Not draftedMLB--
    14Ron SwobodaOF6-2205R-R211965Not draftedMLB--
    19Hawk TaylorC-OF6-2190R-R261957Not draftedMLB--
    28Carl WilleyP6-0175R-R341958Not draftedMLB--

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