Update:   Home Run Derby -  Historical yearly results from the All-Star game home run derby now available in the EVENTS/ALL-STAR section. View by year, filter by team.


+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  83-73   .532
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Yogi Berra
General Manager:   Bob Scheffing
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  2,134,185
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Mays (41)
Youngest Player:  Joe Nolan (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ed Kranepool (11)
Top Hitter:  Ed Kranepool (52)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Seaver (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Richard Bengston (#13)

Roster Continuity:  70.15%
National League Standings
Chi Cubs8570.54811.0
NY Mets8373.53213.5
St. Louis7581.48121.5

DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-04-15vs PIT1W  4-01-0215,893 Tom SeaverDock EllisTom SeaverDock EllisTug McGraw404
1972-04-16vs PIT2L  0-21-1323,241 Gary GentrySteve BlassSteve BlassGary GentryRamon Hernandez422
1972-04-18@ MON3L  2-71-2429,102Jerry KoosmanSteve RenkoSteve RenkoJerry KoosmanJohn Strohmayer69-3
1972-04-21vs CHN4W  2-02-2311,144 Tom SeaverBurt HootonTom SeaverBurt Hooton 89-1
1972-04-23vs CHN5W  8-24-220 Gary GentryMilt PappasJon MatlackMilt Pappas 16115
1972-04-23vs CHN6W  7-64-2230,789 Jerry KoosmanBill HandsJim McAndrewPhil Regan 23176
1972-04-25@ SDN7W  2-15-225,588Buzz CapraSteve ArlinBuzz CapraSteve ArlinChuck Taylor25187
1972-04-26@ SDN8W  5-16-216,463Tom SeaverBill GreifTom SeaverBill Greif 301911
1972-04-27@ SDN9W  4-37-214,459Gary GentryFred NormanGary GentryFred NormanTug McGraw342212
1972-04-28@ LAN10W  6-18-2151,210Jon MatlackBill SingerJon MatlackBill Singer 402317
1972-04-29@ LAN11L  1-118-3230,244Jerry KoosmanTommy JohnTommy JohnJerry Koosman 41347
1972-04-30@ LAN12L  0-78-4221,989Buzz CapraDon SuttonDon SuttonBuzz Capra 41410
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-05-01@ SFN13W  7-49-423,855Tom SeaverJohn CumberlandTom SeaverJohn CumberlandTug McGraw48453
1972-05-02@ SFN14W  4-210-416,570Gary GentryDon CarrithersGary GentryDon Carrithers 52475
1972-05-03@ SFN15W  8-511-414,123Jon MatlackSteve StoneJon MatlackSteve StoneTug McGraw60528
1972-05-05vs SDN16L  0-611-5121,262 Jerry KoosmanSteve ArlinSteve ArlinJerry Koosman 60582
1972-05-06vs SDN17L  2-611-6119,048 Tom SeaverBill GreifBill GreifTom SeaverMike Caldwell6264-2
1972-05-07vs SDN18W  8-612-6121,906 Gary GentryFred NormanTug McGrawEd Acosta 70700
1972-05-10vs LAN19W  4-313-6120,766 Jon MatlackAl DowningTug McGrawPete Mikkelsen 74731
1972-05-11vs LAN20W  2-114-718,299 Tom SeaverBill SingerTom SeaverBill SingerDanny Frisella76742
1972-05-11vs LAN21L  4-614-7120,433 Jim McAndrewTommy JohnTommy JohnJim McAndrewPete Richert80800
1972-05-12vs SFN22W  2-115-7144,271 Gary GentrySteve StoneDanny FrisellaJerry Johnson 82811
1972-05-13vs SFN23W  1-016-7135,780 Buzz CapraJuan MarichalBuzz CapraJuan MarichalTug McGraw83812
1972-05-14vs SFN24W  5-417-7135,505 Ray SadeckiSam McDowellRay SadeckiDon CarrithersJim McAndrew88853
1972-05-15vs MON25W  5-318-7114,377 Jon MatlackBill StonemanJon MatlackJohn StrohmayerDanny Frisella93885
1972-05-16vs MON26W  7-319-7118,736 Tom SeaverCarl MortonTom SeaverCarl MortonChuck Taylor100919
1972-05-17vs MON27W  12-220-7116,905 Gary GentryErnie McAnallyGary GentryErnie McAnally 1129319
1972-05-18vs MON28W  2-121-7119,194 Jim McAndrewMike TorrezJim McAndrewMike TorrezTug McGraw1149420
1972-05-19@ PHI29W  8-322-7120,451Buzz CapraDick SelmaBuzz CapraDick SelmaDanny Frisella1229725
1972-05-20@ PHI30W  3-124-7136,691Jon MatlackWoodie FrymanJon MatlackWoodie Fryman 1259827
1972-05-20@ PHI31W  2-124-7136,691Ray SadeckiBill ChampionJerry KoosmanBill ChampionTug McGraw1279928
1972-05-21@ PHI32W  4-325-7157,267Tom SeaverSteve CarltonTom SeaverSteve CarltonDanny Frisella13110229
1972-05-23@ CHN33L  1-225-8116,285Gary GentryFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsTug McGraw 13210428
1972-05-24@ CHN34L  1-525-9115,330Buzz CapraBurt HootonBurt HootonBuzz Capra 13310924
1972-05-25@ CHN35W  3-226-9113,725Jon MatlackBill HandsTug McGrawDan McGinnJerry Koosman13611125
1972-05-26@ SLN36L  2-626-10121,247Tom SeaverRick WiseRick WiseTom Seaver 13811721
1972-05-27@ SLN37W  4-127-10127,739Jim McAndrewAl SantoriniJim McAndrewAl Santorini 14211824
1972-05-28@ SLN38L  3-827-11114,690Gary GentryReggie ClevelandReggie ClevelandGary Gentry 14512619
1972-05-29@ SLN39W  7-628-11111,717Buzz CapraScipio SpinksJerry KoosmanTony Cloninger 15213220
1972-05-30vs PHI40W  7-029-11117,598 Jon MatlackSteve CarltonJon MatlackSteve Carlton 15913227
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-06-01vs PHI41W  6-130-11116,850 Jim McAndrewDick SelmaJim McAndrewDick Selma 16513332
1972-06-02vs ATL42L  1-630-12142,757 Gary GentryPhil NiekroPhil NiekroGary Gentry 16613927
1972-06-03vs ATL43W  5-231-12141,947 Tom SeaverTom KelleyTom SeaverTom KelleyTug McGraw17114130
1972-06-04vs ATL44L  3-931-13152,216 Jon MatlackJim NashRon SchuelerJon Matlack 17415024
1972-06-06vs CIN45W  3-232-13129,353 Jim McAndrewGary NolanJim McAndrewDon GullettTug McGraw17715225
1972-06-07vs CIN46L  3-632-14135,995 Gary GentryJim McGlothlinJim McGlothlinGary GentryTom Hall18015822
1972-06-08vs CIN47L  3-532-15135,593 Tom SeaverRoss GrimsleyPedro BorbonTom SeaverClay Carroll18316320
1972-06-09vs HOU48L  2-432-16140,036 Jon MatlackKen ForschKen ForschJon MatlackFred Gladding18516718
1972-06-10vs HOU49W  5-333-16154,198 Jerry KoosmanDon WilsonJerry KoosmanDon WilsonDanny Frisella19017020
1972-06-11vs HOU50L  2-433-17144,318 Jim McAndrewDave RobertsDave RobertsJim McAndrewFred Gladding19217418
1972-06-12@ ATL51L  7-833-18216,349Gary GentryPhil NiekroCecil UpshawTug McGraw 19918217
1972-06-13@ ATL52L  5-633-19216,589Tom SeaverRon SchuelerPat JarvisDanny Frisella 20418816
1972-06-14@ ATL53W  8-334-19113,043Jon MatlackJim NashJon MatlackJim NashTug McGraw21219121
1972-06-16@ CIN54W  2-135-19230,709Jerry KoosmanGary NolanDanny FrisellaGary NolanTug McGraw21419222
1972-06-17@ CIN55L  2-835-20251,617Gary GentryWayne SimpsonWayne SimpsonGary GentryTom Hall21620016
1972-06-18@ CIN56W  2-136-20133,134Tom SeaverRoss GrimsleyTom SeaverRoss Grimsley 21820117
1972-06-19@ HOU57L  0-336-21222,228Jon MatlackLarry DierkerLarry DierkerJon Matlack 21820414
1972-06-20@ HOU58L  4-736-22226,394Jim McAndrewKen ForschKen ForschJim McAndrewJim Ray22221111
1972-06-21@ HOU59W  5-437-22225,473Jerry KoosmanTom GriffinJerry KoosmanTom GriffinTug McGraw22721512
1972-06-24vs SLN60L  0-1137-23245,334 Tom SeaverReggie ClevelandReggie ClevelandTom Seaver 2272261
1972-06-25vs SLN61L  1-737-2520 Jon MatlackScipio SpinksScipio SpinksJon Matlack 228233-5
1972-06-25vs SLN62L  1-237-25228,266 Gary GentryRick WiseRick WiseDanny Frisella 229235-6
1972-06-26vs PIT63W  4-238-25248,820 Jerry KoosmanBob MooseJerry KoosmanBob MooseTug McGraw233237-4
1972-06-27vs PIT64W  7-439-25238,152 Jim McAndrewBruce KisonDanny FrisellaLuke Walker 240241-1
1972-06-28@ PHI65W  3-240-25226,545Tom SeaverGary NeibauerTom SeaverGary Neibauer 2432430
1972-06-29@ PHI66L  4-940-26214,451Gary GentrySteve CarltonSteve CarltonGary Gentry 247252-5
1972-06-30@ MON67W  7-341-26215,209Jon MatlackBalor MooreJon MatlackBalor MooreDanny Frisella254255-1
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-07-01@ MON68W  2-042-26225,156Jerry KoosmanMike TorrezJerry KoosmanMike Torrez 2562551
1972-07-02@ MON69L  3-442-27221,389Jim McAndrewBill StonemanMike MarshallBob Rauch 2592590
1972-07-04vs SDN70W  2-043-2820 Tom SeaverClay KirbyTom SeaverClay Kirby 2612592
1972-07-04vs SDN71L  2-443-28240,460 Gary GentryMike CaldwellMike CaldwellDanny FrisellaGary Ross2632630
1972-07-06vs SDN72L  0-143-29220,354 Jerry KoosmanSteve ArlinGary RossTug McGraw 263264-1
1972-07-07vs LAN73L  1-643-30248,817 Jon MatlackDon SuttonDon SuttonJon Matlack 264270-6
1972-07-08vs LAN74W  4-144-30241,065 Jim McAndrewTommy JohnJim McAndrewPete MikkelsenDanny Frisella268271-3
1972-07-09vs LAN75L  0-244-31250,084 Tom SeaverClaude OsteenClaude OsteenTom Seaver 268273-5
1972-07-10vs SFN76L  4-544-32233,000 Gary GentryJim BarrDon McMahonTug McGraw 272278-6
1972-07-11vs SFN77L  1-644-33239,314 Jerry KoosmanRon BryantRon BryantJerry Koosman 273284-11
1972-07-12vs SFN78W  4-045-33233,227 Jon MatlackSam McDowellJon MatlackSam McDowell 277284-7
1972-07-14@ SDN79W  3-246-33217,093Tom SeaverSteve ArlinTom SeaverSteve Arlin 280286-6
1972-07-15@ SDN80W  2-147-33222,029Gary GentryClay KirbyGary GentryClay KirbyTug McGraw282287-5
1972-07-16@ SDN81L  3-747-3426,394Jerry KoosmanMike CorkinsBill GreifJerry Koosman 285294-9
1972-07-18@ LAN82L  1-247-35224,324Jon MatlackTommy JohnJim BrewerDanny Frisella 286296-10
1972-07-19@ LAN83L  0-547-36229,821Tom SeaverClaude OsteenClaude OsteenTom Seaver 286301-15
1972-07-20@ LAN84W  2-148-36224,213Gary GentryAl DowningGary GentryAl Downing 288302-14
1972-07-21@ SFN85W  3-149-36218,117Jerry KoosmanJim BarrJerry KoosmanJim BarrTug McGraw291303-12
1972-07-22@ SFN86L  1-249-37218,703Jon MatlackFrank RebergerFrank RebergerDanny Frisella 292305-13
1972-07-23@ SFN87L  2-549-38226,257Tom SeaverRon BryantRon BryantTom Seaver 294310-16
1972-07-27@ PIT88W  1-050-3920Jon MatlackNelson BrilesJon MatlackNelson Briles 295310-15
1972-07-27@ PIT89L  5-750-39249,886Jerry KoosmanBob MooseBob MooseJerry KoosmanDave Giusti300317-17
1972-07-28@ PIT90L  1-350-40239,035Tom SeaverDock EllisDock EllisTom Seaver 301320-19
1972-07-29vs MON91L  3-650-41240,333 Gary GentryMike TorrezMike TorrezGary GentryMike Marshall304326-22
1972-07-30vs MON92W  3-151-41230,057 Jim McAndrewCarl MortonTug McGrawCarl Morton 307327-20
1972-07-31vs MON93W  4-252-41218,685 Brent StromBalor MooreDanny FrisellaSteve Renko 311329-18
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-08-01vs PHI94W  3-253-42231,846 Jon MatlackWayne TwitchellRay SadeckiBucky Brandon 314331-17
1972-08-01vs PHI95L  1-453-4220 Jerry KoosmanSteve CarltonSteve CarltonJerry Koosman 315335-20
1972-08-02vs PHI96L  3-553-43222,733 Tom SeaverBill ChampionMac ScarceTom SeaverDick Selma318340-22
1972-08-03vs PHI97L  1-453-44228,506 Gary GentryBarry LerschBarry LerschGary GentryMac Scarce319344-25
1972-08-04vs CHN98W  6-154-44243,992 Jim McAndrewFergie JenkinsJim McAndrewFergie Jenkins 325345-20
1972-08-05vs CHN99L  2-354-45234,266 Jon MatlackBill BonhamSteve HamiltonDanny FrisellaJack Aker327348-21
1972-08-06vs CHN100W  12-255-45237,867 Jerry KoosmanBurt HootonJerry KoosmanBurt Hooton 339350-11
1972-08-07@ SLN101L  2-355-46225,509Tom SeaverBob GibsonDiego SeguiTug McGraw 341353-12
1972-08-08@ SLN102L  5-655-47222,272Gary GentryRick WiseDennis HigginsDanny Frisella 346359-13
1972-08-09@ SLN103W  8-356-47221,726Jim McAndrewDon DurhamJim McAndrewDon Durham 354362-8
1972-08-11@ CHN104L  2-756-48217,086Jon MatlackMilt PappasMilt PappasJon Matlack 356369-13
1972-08-12@ CHN105W  2-157-48232,229Tom SeaverBurt HootonTom SeaverBurt HootonTug McGraw358370-12
1972-08-13@ CHN106L  4-757-49232,434Jerry KoosmanFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsJerry KoosmanJack Aker362377-15
1972-08-15vs ATL107W  5-058-49234,782 Jim McAndrewRon SchuelerJim McAndrewRon SchuelerTug McGraw367377-10
1972-08-16vs ATL108L  1-358-50233,827 Jon MatlackPhil NiekroPhil NiekroJon Matlack 368380-12
1972-08-17vs ATL109W  2-159-50230,519 Tom SeaverRon ReedTom SeaverRon ReedTug McGraw370381-11
1972-08-18vs CIN110L  2-859-51247,957 Jerry KoosmanTom HallTom HallJerry KoosmanPedro Borbon372389-17
1972-08-19vs CIN111L  0-559-52243,257 Brent StromJack BillinghamJack BillinghamBrent Strom 372394-22
1972-08-20vs CIN112L  1-859-53242,555 Jim McAndrewDon GullettDon GullettJim McAndrewClay Carroll373402-29
1972-08-21vs HOU113W  4-260-53224,242 Jon MatlackJerry ReussJon MatlackJim Ray 377404-27
1972-08-22vs HOU114W  4-261-53230,368 Tom SeaverDave RobertsTom SeaverDave Roberts 381406-25
1972-08-23vs HOU115L  4-761-54226,100 Jerry KoosmanLarry DierkerLarry DierkerJerry Koosman 385413-28
1972-08-25@ ATL116L  1-261-55212,097Jim McAndrewGeorge StoneGeorge StoneJim McAndrewCecil Upshaw386415-29
1972-08-26@ ATL117L  6-761-56317,259Jon MatlackPhil NiekroCecil UpshawRay Sadecki 392422-30
1972-08-27@ ATL118W  13-662-56311,509Tom SeaverDenny McLainTom SeaverDenny McLainDanny Frisella405428-23
1972-08-28@ CIN119L  2-562-57318,508Brent StromGary NolanGary NolanBrent StromTom Hall407433-26
1972-08-29@ CIN120W  3-063-57322,114Jim McAndrewJack BillinghamJim McAndrewJack BillinghamTug McGraw410433-23
1972-08-30@ CIN121L  2-463-58322,008Jon MatlackDon GullettDon GullettJon MatlackTom Hall412437-25
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-09-01@ HOU122L  0-863-59312,253Tom SeaverDave RobertsDave RobertsTom Seaver 412445-33
1972-09-02@ HOU123W  11-864-59319,691Brent StromDon WilsonTug McGrawJim Ray 423453-30
1972-09-03@ HOU124W  2-165-59318,875Jim McAndrewJerry ReussTug McGrawJerry Reuss 425454-29
1972-09-04vs CHN125L  0-266-6030 Jon MatlackFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsJon Matlack 425456-31
1972-09-04vs CHN126W  7-266-60336,004 Gary GentryJuan PizarroGary GentryJuan PizarroTug McGraw432458-26
1972-09-05vs CHN127L  0-366-61315,915 Tom SeaverRick ReuschelRick ReuschelTom Seaver 432461-29
1972-09-06vs MON128L  3-766-62311,745 Brent StromMike TorrezMike TorrezBrent StromMike Marshall435468-33
1972-09-07vs MON129L  0-466-63311,499 Jerry KoosmanBalor MooreBalor MooreJerry Koosman 435472-37
1972-09-08vs SLN130W  8-267-6430 Jon MatlackReggie ClevelandJon MatlackReggie ClevelandTug McGraw443474-31
1972-09-08vs SLN131L  4-967-64328,422 Hank WebbJim BibbyAl HraboskyDanny Frisella 447483-36
1972-09-09vs SLN132W  3-168-64320,558 Gary GentryBob GibsonGary GentryBob GibsonTug McGraw450484-34
1972-09-10vs SLN133W  3-269-64324,185 Tom SeaverRick WiseTom SeaverRick WiseBob Rauch453486-33
1972-09-11@ PHI134W  4-270-64310,317Jerry KoosmanSteve CarltonJerry KoosmanSteve CarltonTug McGraw457488-31
1972-09-12@ PHI135W  4-371-6435,057Jim McAndrewKen ReynoldsJim McAndrewKen ReynoldsDanny Frisella461491-30
1972-09-13@ PHI136W  11-672-6436,185Jon MatlackDave DownsTug McGrawDave Downs 472497-25
1972-09-15@ CHN137L  3-972-6533,441Gary GentryMilt PappasMilt PappasGary GentryJack Aker475506-31
1972-09-16@ CHN138L  5-1872-66320,192Tom SeaverBurt HootonBurt HootonTom SeaverBill Bonham480524-44
1972-09-17@ CHN139L  4-672-67324,445Jim McAndrewBill HandsBill HandsJim McAndrewJack Aker484530-46
1972-09-18vs PIT140W  1-073-67315,622 Jon MatlackNelson BrilesJon MatlackNelson Briles 485530-45
1972-09-19vs PIT141L  1-573-68315,537 Jerry KoosmanBob MooseBob MooseJerry Koosman 486535-49
1972-09-20vs PIT142W  4-174-68315,147 Tom SeaverLuke WalkerTom SeaverLuke Walker 490536-46
1972-09-21vs PIT143L  2-674-69310,991 Gary GentrySteve BlassSteve BlassGary Gentry 492542-50
1972-09-22vs PHI144L  4-574-70315,265 Jim McAndrewKen ReynoldsBucky BrandonTug McGraw 496547-51
1972-09-23vs PHI145W  5-375-70314,465 Jon MatlackJim NashJon MatlackJim Nash 501550-49
1972-09-24vs PHI146W  2-176-70341,644 Tom SeaverSteve CarltonTom SeaverSteve CarltonTug McGraw503551-48
1972-09-26@ SLN147W  3-177-7037,885Jerry KoosmanJim BibbyJerry KoosmanJim BibbyTug McGraw506552-46
1972-09-27@ SLN148L  0-477-7133,380Jim McAndrewAl SantoriniAl SantoriniJim McAndrew 506556-50
1972-09-29@ PIT149W  1-078-71324,193Tom SeaverNelson BrilesTom SeaverNelson Briles 507556-49
1972-09-30@ PIT150L  0-578-72313,117Jon MatlackDock EllisDock EllisJon MatlackBob Johnson507561-54
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-10-01@ PIT151W  7-379-72330,031Jerry KoosmanSteve BlassJerry KoosmanSteve Blass 514564-50
1972-10-02@ MON152L  0-780-7330Jim McAndrewBill StonemanBill StonemanJim McAndrew 514571-57
1972-10-02@ MON153W  2-180-7337,184Tommy MooreCarl MortonTug McGrawMike Marshall 516572-56
1972-10-03@ MON154W  5-282-7330Tom SeaverSteve RenkoTom SeaverSteve Renko 521574-53
1972-10-03@ MON155W  4-382-73310,767Hank WebbMike TorrezDanny FrisellaTom WalkerTug McGraw525577-52
1972-10-04@ MON156W  3-183-73318,136Jon MatlackBalor MooreJon MatlackBalor MooreTug McGraw528578-50

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