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1978 NEW YORK METS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  66-96   .407
Result:   6th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Joe McDonald
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  1,007,328
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jerry Koosman (34)
Youngest Player:  Alex Trevino (20)
Longest Tenure:  Ed Kranepool (17)
Top Hitter:  Willie Montanez (23)
Top Pitcher:  Craig Swan (15)
Top Draft Pick:  Hubie Brooks (#3)

Roster Continuity:  61.23%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia9072.556--
Pittsburgh8873.5471.5
Chi Cubs7983.48811.0
Montreal7686.46914.0
St. Louis6993.42621.0
NY Mets6696.40724.0

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg14Gerald Miller1B Retired
Jan-Reg230Michael CannonOF Retired
Jan-Reg356Marty Barrett2B Retired
Jan-Reg482Ron GravesP Retired
Jan-Reg5106Ricky Jones3B-P Retired
Jan-Reg6128Louis D'AmoreP Retired
Jan-Reg7148Floyd GowP Inactive
Jan-Reg8166Jamie NelsonC Assistant Hitting Coach - Tampa Bay Rays (2014)
Jan-Reg9180Albert HammackP Inactive
Jan-Reg10194Robert RandolphP Retired
Jan-Sec124Michael FosterP Retired
Jan-Sec248Jack LambethP Inactive
June-Reg13Hubie BrooksP Retired
June-Reg355Brian Giles2B Retired
June-Reg481Don Troyan1B Retired
June-Reg5107Jeff GossettSS Retired
June-Reg6133Mike FitzgeraldOF Retired
June-Reg7159Henry JanssenC Retired
June-Reg8185James CooperiderP Retired
June-Reg9211Glen JohnsonP Retired
June-Reg10237Richard LaneC Retired
June-Reg11263Randy JohnsonSS Retired
June-Reg12289Reggie WhittemoreOF Retired
June-Reg13315Jeff Sunderlagep Retired
June-Reg14341Darryl DenbyOF Retired
June-Reg15367John Elder3B Retired
June-Reg16393James BeckOF Retired
June-Reg17419Randy Pittsp Retired
June-Reg18445Michael Tancredip Retired
June-Reg19470John WellsOF Retired
June-Reg20494Steve TillC Retired
June-Reg21517Michael ViggianoIF Retired
June-Reg22539Mark Davisp Pitching Coach - Idaho Falls (2014)
June-Reg23561Richard Eckleberryp Inactive
June-Reg24580Rick Andersonp Pitching Coach - Minnesota Twins (2014)
June-Reg25598Clint Harveyp Inactive
June-Reg26615Greg KorbeOF Retired
June-Reg27632Al Lachowiczp Retired
June-Reg28648Gary Hiltonp Retired
June-Reg29664Ronald Walker1B Retired
June-Reg30679David SmithOF Retired
June-Reg31694Marc SicilianoOF Retired
June-Sec13Jim TjaderIF Retired


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