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1982 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 65-97 .401
Rank: 6th in National League East
Run Differential: 609-723 -114
Roster Continuity 66.50% 22/26
Manager(s): George Bamberger
General Manager: Frank Cashen
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Attendance: 1,323,036 18/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dwight Gooden (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

First Base Coach: Bud Harrelson
Hitting Coach: Jim Frey
Pitching Coach: Bill Monbouquette
Third Base Coach: Frank Howard

#1 Draft Picks

John Stearns (#2), Hubie Brooks (#3), Tom Veryzer (#11), Wally Backman (#16)
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 1982 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    13Neil AllenP6-2190R-R241979NYN: 1976-11-253MLB--
    6Wally Backman2B5-9168B-R221980NYN: 1977-1-16MLB--
    4Bob BailorOF-SS5-11170R-R301975Not draftedMLB--
    9Bruce BochyC6-4225R-R271978CHA: 1975-8-132MLB--
    7Hubie BrooksRF-3B6-0200R-R251980NYN: 1978-1-3MLB--
    32Carlos DiazP6-0170R-L241982SEA: 1979-3-54MLB--
    33Pete FalconeP6-2185L-L281975ATL: 1973-2-38MLB--
    15George FosterOF6-1185R-R331969SFN: 1968-3-55MLB--
    45Brent GaffP6-2200R-R231982NYN: 1977-6-146MLB--
    19Ron GardenhireSS6-0180R-R241981NYN: 1979-6-132MLB--
    23Brian Giles2B-SS6-1165R-R221981NYN: 1978-3-55MLB--
    29Tom GormanP6-4200L-L241981MON: 1980-4-99MLB--
    32Tom HausmanP6-5200R-R291975MIL: 1971-10-226MLB--
    42Ron HodgesC6-1185L-R331973NYN: 1972-2-47MLB--
    28Scott HolmanP6-1190R-R231980Not draftedMLB--
    5Mike HowardOF6-2185B-R241981LAN: 1976-6-139MLB--
    35Randy JonesP6-0178R-L321973SDN: 1972-5-97MLB--
    22Mike Jorgensen1B-OF6-0195L-L331968NYN: 1966-4-61MLB--
    26Dave KingmanOF-1B6-6210R-R331971SFN: 1970-1-1MLB--
    43Terry LeachP6-0191R-R281981BOS: 1976-7-135MLB--
    36Ed LynchP6-5207R-R261980TEX: 1977-22-547MLB--
    8Phil Mankowski3B6-0180L-R291976DET: 1970-9-218MLB--
    47Jesse OroscoP6-2205R-L251979MIN: 1978-2-41MLB--
    20Rick OwnbeyP6-3185R-R241982NYN: 1980-13-313MLB--
    25Charlie PuleoP6-3200R-R271981DET: 1973-13-307MLB--
    21Gary RajsichOF-1B6-2210L-L271982HOU: 1976-11-241MLB--
    8Ronn ReynoldsC6-0200R-R231982NYN: 1980-5-105MLB--
    30Mike ScottP6-3215R-R271979NYN: 1976-2-37MLB--
    39Doug SiskP6-2210R-R241982Not draftedMLB--
    10Rusty StaubOF-1B6-2200L-R381963Not draftedMLB--
    12John StearnsC6-0185R-R301974PHI: 1973-1-2MLB--
    27Craig SwanP6-3215R-R311973NYN: 1972-3-61MLB--
    8Rick SweetC6-1200B-R291978SDN: 1975-3-65MLB--
    49Walt TerrellP6-2205L-R241982TEX: 1980-33-764MLB--
    34Rusty TillmanOF6-0185R-R211982NYN: 1979-10-201MLB--
    17Ellis ValentineOF6-4207R-R271975MON: 1972-2-29MLB--
    11Tom VeryzerSS6-1185R-R291973DET: 1971-1-11MLB--
    1Mookie WilsonOF5-10174B-R261980NYN: 1977-2-42MLB--
    18Joel YoungbloodOF-3B6-0180R-R301976CIN: 1970-2-40MLB--
    40Pat ZachryP6-5180R-R301976CIN: 1970-19-454MLB--

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