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1984 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 90-72 .556
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 652-676 -24
Roster Continuity 67.37% 22/26
Manager(s): Davey Johnson
General Manager: Frank Cashen
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Attendance: 1,842,695 11/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Shawn Abner (#1) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Vern Hoscheit
First Base Coach: Frank Howard
Hitting Coach: Bill Robinson
Pitching Coach: Mel Stottlemyre
Third Base Coach: Bobby Valentine

#1 Draft Picks

Darryl Strawberry (#1), Tim Leary (#2), John Stearns (#2), Tim Leary (#2), Hubie Brooks (#3), Dwight Gooden (#5), Ron Darling (#9), Ross Jones (#9), Ron Darling (#9), Wally Backman (#16), Billy Beane (#23), John Gibbons (#24), Calvin Schiraldi (#27)
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 1984 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    6Wally Backman2B5-9168B-R241980NYN: 1977-1-16MLB--
    43Billy BeaneOF6-4195R-R221984NYN: 1980-1-23MLB--
    27,31Bruce BerenyiP6-3215R-R291980CIN: 1976-1-3MLB--
    7Hubie BrooksRF-3B6-0200R-R271980NYN: 1978-1-3MLB--
    11Kelvin Chapman2B5-11172R-R281979Not draftedMLB--
    35John ChristensenRF-OF6-0180R-R231984NYN: 1981-2-38MLB--
    44Ron DarlingP6-3195R-R231983TEX: 1981-1-9MLB--
    50Sid FernandezP6-1230L-L211983LAN: 1981-3-73MLB--
    20Mike FitzgeraldC5-11190R-R231983NYN: 1978-6-133MLB--
    15George FosterOF6-1185R-R351969SFN: 1968-3-55MLB--
    45Brent GaffP6-2200R-R251982NYN: 1977-6-146MLB--
    19Ron GardenhireSS6-0180R-R261981NYN: 1979-6-132MLB--
    27Wes GardnerP6-4197R-R231984NYN: 1982-22-551MLB--
    8John GibbonsC5-11187R-R221984NYN: 1980-1-24MLB--
    16Dwight GoodenP6-3210R-R191984NYN: 1982-1-5MLB--
    29Tom GormanP6-4200L-L261981MON: 1980-4-99MLB--
    25Danny HeepOF-1B5-11177L-L261979HOU: 1978-2-37MLB--
    17Keith Hernandez1B6-0195L-L301974SLN: 1971-42-785MLB--
    42Ron HodgesC6-1185L-R351973NYN: 1972-2-47MLB--
    21Ross JonesSS6-2185R-R241984LAN: 1980-1-9MLB--
    22Ray Knight3B-1B6-2185R-R311974CIN: 1970-10-238MLB--
    38Tim LearyP6-3205R-R251981NYN: 1979-1-2MLB--
    36Ed LynchP6-5207R-R281980TEX: 1977-22-547MLB--
    9Jerry MartinOF6-1195R-R351974Not draftedMLB--
    32Kevin MitchellLF-3B5-11244R-R221984Not draftedMLB--
    2Jose OquendoSS5-10156B-R201983Not draftedMLB--
    47Jesse OroscoP6-2205R-L271979MIN: 1978-2-41MLB--
    34Junior OrtizC5-11174R-R241982Not draftedMLB--
    3Rafael SantanaSS6-1165R-R261983Not draftedMLB--
    40Calvin SchiraldiP6-5215R-R221984NYN: 1983-1-27MLB--
    39Doug SiskP6-2210R-R261982Not draftedMLB--
    10Rusty StaubOF-1B6-2200L-R401963Not draftedMLB--
    12John StearnsC6-0185R-R321974PHI: 1973-1-2MLB--
    18Darryl StrawberryRF-OF6-6215L-L221983NYN: 1980-1-1MLB--
    27Craig SwanP6-3215R-R331973NYN: 1972-3-61MLB--
    49Walt TerrellP6-2205L-R261982TEX: 1980-33-764MLB--
    32Dick TidrowP6-4213R-R371972CLE: 1967-4-76MLB--
    30Mike TorrezP6-5210R-R371967Not draftedMLB--
    1Mookie WilsonOF5-10174B-R281980NYN: 1977-2-42MLB--
    21Herm WinninghamCF-OF5-11175L-R221984NYN: 1981-1-9MLB--

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