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1977 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 64-98 .395
Rank: 6th in National League East
Run Differential: 587-663 -76
Roster Continuity 81.68% 4/24
Manager(s): Joe Torre, Joe Frazier
General Manager: Joe McDonald
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Attendance: 1,066,825 22/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Wally Backman (#16) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Willie Mays
Bullpen Coach: Joe Pignatano
Hitting Coach: Phil Cavarretta
Pitching Coach: Rube Walker
Third Base Coach: Tom Burgess

#1 Draft Picks

John Stearns (#2), Jon Matlack (#4), Bobby Valentine (#5), Lee Mazzilli (#14), Mike Phillips (#18)
National League East 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 1977 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    19Luis AlvaradoSS-2B5-9162R-R281968Not draftedMLB--
    34Bob ApodacaP5-11170R-R271973Not draftedMLB--
    45Rick BaldwinP6-3180L-R241975NYN: 1971-9-212MLB--
    4Bruce BoisclairOF6-2190L-L241974NYN: 1970-20-486MLB--
    39Nino EspinosaP6-1192R-R231974Not draftedMLB--
    23Doug Flynn2B-SS5-11165R-R261975Not draftedMLB--
    1,19Leo FosterSS-2B5-11165R-R261971ATL: 1969-2-36MLB--
    15Jerry GroteC5-10190R-R341963Not draftedMLB--
    3Bud HarrelsonSS5-11160B-R331965UDFAMLB--
    5Steve HendersonOF6-2190R-R241977CIN: 1974-5-119MLB--
    42Ron HodgesC6-1185L-R281973NYN: 1972-2-47MLB--
    31Roy Lee JacksonP6-2194R-R231977HOU: 1972-12-273MLB--
    26Dave KingmanOF-1B6-6210R-R281971SFN: 1970-1-1MLB--
    36Jerry KoosmanP6-2208R-L331967UDFAMLB--
    7Ed Kranepool1B6-3215L-L321962Not draftedMLB--
    38Skip LockwoodP6-0200R-R301965Not draftedMLB--
    21Pepe MangualOF5-10165R-R251972Not draftedMLB--
    32Jon MatlackP6-3205L-L271971NYN: 1967-1-4MLB--
    16Lee MazzilliOF-1B6-1185B-R221976NYN: 1973-1-14MLB--
    22Doc MedichP6-5227R-R281972NYA: 1970-30-700MLB--
    17Felix Millan2B5-11172R-R331966Not draftedMLB--
    28John Milner1B-OF6-0185L-L271971NYN: 1968-14-301MLB--
    44Bob MyrickP6-1195R-L241976NYN: 1974-20-461MLB--
    33Dan NormanOF6-2195R-R221977CIN: 1974-15-359MLB--
    20John PacellaP6-3195R-R201977NYN: 1974-4-89MLB--
    5Mike PhillipsSS-2B6-1185L-R261973SFN: 1969-1-18MLB--
    11Len Randle3B-2B5-10169B-R281971WS2: 1970-1-10MLB--
    35Luis Rosado1B6-0180R-R211977Not draftedMLB--
    33Ray SadeckiP5-11180L-L361960Not draftedMLB--
    41Tom SeaverP6-1206R-R321967ATL: 1966-1-19MLB--
    43Paul SiebertP6-2205L-L241974HOU: 1971-3-60MLB--
    2Roy Staiger3B6-0195R-R271975NYN: 1970-1-24MLB--
    12John StearnsC6-0185R-R251974PHI: 1973-1-2MLB--
    27Craig SwanP6-3215R-R261973NYN: 1972-3-61MLB--
    20Jackson ToddP6-2180R-R251977NYN: 1973-2-38MLB--
    9Joe TorreC-1B6-1210R-R361960Not draftedMLB--
    6Mike VailOF6-0185R-R251975SLN: 1971-4-85MLB--
    1Bobby ValentineSS-OF5-10189R-R271969LAN: 1968-1-5MLB--
    18Joel YoungbloodOF-3B6-0180R-R251976CIN: 1970-2-40MLB--
    40Pat ZachryP6-5180R-R251976CIN: 1970-19-454MLB--

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