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1980 NEW YORK METS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  67-95   .414
Result:   5th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Frank Cashen
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  1,192,073
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jose Cardenal (36)
Youngest Player:  Wally Backman (20)
Longest Tenure:  Craig Swan, Ron Hodges (8)
Top Hitter:  Lee Mazzilli (20)
Top Pitcher:  Pat Zachry (23)
Top Draft Pick:  Darryl Strawberry (#1)

Roster Continuity:  66.16%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia9171.562--
Montreal9072.5561.0
Pittsburgh8379.5128.0
St. Louis7488.45717.0
NY Mets6795.41424.0
Chi Cubs6498.39527.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
46Neil AllenPMLB6-2190RightRight1/24/195822Kansas City,Kansas197611253NYM

25Bill AlmonSS-3BMLB6-3190RightRight11/21/195227Providence,Rhode Island197411SD
28Wally Backman2BMLB5-9168BothRight9/22/195920Hillsboro,Oregon1977116NYM
19Butch BentonCMLB6-1190RightRight8/24/195722Tampa,Florida197516NYM
43Juan BerenguerPMLB5-11225RightRight11/30/195425Aguadulce,Panama1975UDFA NYM
36Mark BombackPMLB5-11170RightRight4/14/195327Portsmouth,Virginia197125577BOS
39,62Hubie BrooksRF-3BMLB6-0200RightRight9/24/195623Los Angeles,California197813NYM
34Ray BurrisPMLB6-5200RightRight8/22/195029Idabel,Oklahoma197217399CHC
17Jose CardenalOFMLB5-10150RightRight10/7/194336Matanza,Cuba1961UDFA SF
33Pete FalconePMLB6-2185LeftLeft10/1/195326Brooklyn,New York1973238ATL
23Doug Flynn2B-SSMLB5-11165RightRight4/18/195129Lexington,Kentucky1971UDFA CIN
48Ed GlynnPMLB6-2180RightLeft6/3/195327Flushing,New York1972UDFA DET
32Tom HausmanPMLB6-5200RightRight3/31/195327Mobridge,South Dakota197110217MIL
5Steve HendersonOFMLB6-2190RightRight11/18/195227Houston,Texas19745119CIN
42Ron HodgesCMLB6-1185LeftRight6/22/194931Rocky Mount,Virginia1972247NYM
26Scott HolmanPMLB6-1190RightRight9/18/195821Santa Paula,California1977UDFA NYM
31Roy Lee JacksonPMLB6-2194RightRight5/1/195426Opelika,Alabama197212273HOU
16Mike Jorgensen1B-OFMLB6-0195LeftLeft8/16/194831Passaic,New Jersey1966461NYM
49Kevin KobelPMLB6-1195RightLeft10/2/195326Buffalo,New York197111241MIL
35,59Ed LynchPMLB6-5207RightRight2/25/195624Brooklyn,New York197722547TEX
21Elliott MaddoxOF-3BMLB5-11181RightRight12/21/194732East Orange,New Jersey1968120DET
2Phil Mankowski3BMLB6-0180LeftRight1/9/195327Buffalo,New York19709212DET
16Lee MazzilliOF-1BMLB6-1185BothRight3/25/195525New York,New York1973114NYM
49,56Dyar MillerPMLB6-1195RightRight5/29/194634Batesville,Indiana1968UDFA PHI
17Jerry MoralesOFMLB5-10175RightRight2/18/194931Yabucoa,Puerto Rico1982UDFA CHC
4Jose MorenoOF-2BMLB6-0175BothRight11/1/195722Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1975UDFA PHI
8Dan NormanOFMLB6-2195RightRight1/11/195525Los Angeles,California197415357CIN
20John PacellaPMLB6-3195RightRight9/15/195623Brooklyn,New York1974489NYM
3,61Mario RamirezSSMLB5-9159RightRight9/12/195722Yauco,Puerto Rico1979369SF
45Jeff ReardonPMLB6-1195RightRight10/1/195524Dalton,Massachusetts1977UDFA NYM
58Luis Rosado1BMLB6-0180RightRight12/6/195524Santurce,Puerto Rico1972UDFA NYM
30Mike ScottPMLB6-3215RightRight4/26/195525Santa Monica,California1976237NYM
12John StearnsCMLB6-0185RightRight8/21/195128Denver,Colorado197312PHI
27Craig SwanPMLB6-3215RightRight11/30/195029Van Nuys,California1972361NYM
11Frank TaverasSSMLB6-0168RightRight12/24/194930Las Matas De Santa Cruz,Dominican Republic1968UDFA PIT
29Alex TrevinoCMLB5-11170RightRight8/26/195722Monterrey,Mexico1974UDFA NYM
15Claudell WashingtonOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft8/31/195425Los Angeles,California1972UDFA OAK
1Mookie WilsonOFMLB5-10174BothRight2/9/195624Bamberg,South Carolina1977242NYM
18Joel YoungbloodOF-3BMLB6-0180RightRight8/28/195128Houston,Texas1970240CIN
40Pat ZachryPMLB6-5180RightRight4/24/195228Richmond,Texas197019447CIN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Steve AlbertBroadcaster 
Frank CashenGeneral Manager 
Jocko CollinsScout 
Chuck CottierThird Base Coach 
Denny GalehouseScout 
Bob GoldshollBroadcaster 
Jim HughesScout 
Dean JongewaardScout 
Ralph KinerBroadcaster 
Julian MorganScout 
Bob MurphyBroadcaster 
Joe PignatanoBullpen Coach 
Phil PoteScout 
Marvin ScottScout 
Dick SislerHitting Coach 
Joe TorreManager 
Rube WalkerPitching Coach 


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