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1997 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 88-74 .543
Rank: 3rd in National League East
Run Differential: 777-709 + 68
Manager(s): Bobby Valentine
General Manager: Joe McIlvaine (1997-07-15), Steve Phillips
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Payroll: $ 38,474,567 16/28
Attendance: 1,766,174 19/28
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Geoff Goetz (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bruce Benedict
Bullpen Coach: Randy Niemann
First Base Coach: Mookie Wilson
Hitting Coach: Tom Robson
Pitching Coach: Bob Apodaca
Third Base Coach: Cookie Rojas

#1 Draft Picks

Carl Everett (#10), Brian McRae (#17), Brian Bohanon (#19), Gary Thurman (#21), Pete Harnisch (#27), Bobby Jones (#36)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10161.623--
9270.5689.0
8874.54313.0
7884.48123.0
6894.42033.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1997 New York Mets. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1997 New York Mets Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1NYN@ SDNL5-120-15915No1512-7 
    2NYN@ SDNL5-60-251021No21018-8 
    3NYN@ SDNW4-11-241022No21419-5
    4NYN@ SFNL4-61-341124No21825-7
    5NYN@ SFNL0-21-441126No31827-9
    6NYN@ SFNW4-22-441124No32229-7
    7NYN@ LANL2-32-541125No3.52432-8 
    8NYN@ LANW5-33-541126No3.52935-6
    9NYN@ LANL2-33-641126No43138-7 
    10NYNvs SFNL1-53-841226No53850-12 
    11NYNvs SFNL6-73-841226No53850-12
    12NYNvs SFNL2-33-951327No64053-13
    13NYNvs LANW5-04-941225No64553-8
    14NYNvs LANL2-54-1041226No74758-11
    15NYNvs CHNW6-35-1041226No7.55361-8
    16NYNvs CHNW8-26-1141023No76467-3 
    17NYNvs CHNL3-46-1141023No76467-3
    18NYNvs CHNL4-66-1241124No7.56873-5
    19NYNvs CINW7-27-1241124No7.575750 
    20NYNvs CINW10-28-1241023No6.585778 
    21NYN@ MONL1-48-1341023No7.586815 
    22NYN@ MONL1-88-1441023No8.58789-2 
    23NYN@ MONW5-39-1441023No8.592920
    24NYN@ CINW15-210-144921No8.51079413 
    25NYN@ CINW3-111-144920No7.51109515
    26NYNvs SDNW6-212-144920No7.51169719
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    27NYNvs SDNL3-712-1541021No8.511910415 
    28NYNvs SLNW7-413-154918No7.512610818
    29NYNvs SLNW5-114-154918No6.513110922 
    30NYNvs SLNL2-814-164919No7.513311716 
    31NYN@ COLW6-115-164918No7.513911821 
    32NYN@ COLL11-1215-174918No7.515013020
    33NYN@ HOUW4-116-174917No7.515413123
    34NYN@ HOUL2-416-1841018No7.515613521
    35NYN@ SLNW10-317-184917No6.516613828 
    36NYN@ SLNW2-018-184917No6.516813830
    37NYN@ SLNW6-419-184915No6.517414232
    38NYNvs HOUW4-320-184713No617814533
    39NYNvs HOUL0-120-194916No617814632
    40NYNvs COLL1-220-204917No717914831
    41NYNvs COLW3-121-204816No718214933
    42NYNvs COLW10-422-204713No719215339 
    43NYNvs COLW4-323-204711No719615640 
    44NYN@ FLOL5-623-214713No820116239 
    45NYN@ FLOW2-124-214713No820316340
    46NYN@ PHIW10-325-21458No7.521316647 
    47NYN@ PHIL1-225-224613No8.521416846
    48NYN@ PHIW8-426-22458No7.522217250
    49NYN@ MONW4-327-22347No722617551
    50NYN@ MONL4-527-23468No823018050
    51NYN@ MONW7-028-23347No7.523718057 
    52NYNvs PHIW7-329-23345Yes724418361 
    53NYNvs PHIW10-330-23345Yes625418668 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    54NYNvs PHIW8-531-23345Yes626219171
    55NYNvs MONL0-1031-24346No626220161 
    56NYNvs MONW2-132-24345Yes526420262
    57NYNvs FLOL2-532-25345Yes626620759
    58NYNvs FLOW6-033-25345Yes627220765 
    59NYN@ CINL2-533-26345Yes727421262
    60NYN@ CINL5-1033-27345Yes827922257 
    61NYN@ CINW4-234-27345Yes6.528322459
    62NYN@ CHNW10-635-27344No6.529323063 
    63NYN@ CHNL4-535-28446No6.529723562 
    64NYNvs BOSL4-835-29458No6.530124358
    65NYNvs BOSW5-236-29458No5.530624561
    66NYNvs BOSL1-1036-30458No5.530725552 
    67NYN@ NYAW6-037-30457No5.531325558 
    68NYN@ NYAL3-637-31459No6.531626155
    69NYN@ NYAL2-337-32459No6.531826454 
    70NYNvs PITW7-638-32458No632527055 
    71NYNvs PITW1-039-32458No632627056
    72NYNvs PITW3-240-32458No632927257
    73NYNvs PITW12-941-32457No634128160 
    74NYNvs ATLW3-242-32447No534428361 
    75NYNvs ATLW6-543-32345Yes435028862 
    76NYNvs ATLL7-1443-33347Yes535730255 
    77NYN@ PITL1-643-34458No6.535830850 
    78NYN@ PITW8-344-34448No6.536631155 
    79NYN@ PITW10-845-34347Yes6.537631957
    80NYN@ DETL0-1445-35448No6.537633343 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    81NYN@ DETL6-845-36458No7.538234141
    82NYN@ DETL7-945-37458No8.538935039
    83NYNvs FLOL4-1045-38458No9.539336033 
    84NYNvs FLOW6-246-38448No9.539936237
    85NYNvs FLOW5-347-38347Yes9.540436539
    86NYNvs FLOW3-248-38347Yes8.540736740 
    87NYN@ ATLW10-749-38347Yes7.541737443
    88NYN@ ATLW9-750-38347Yes6.542638145
    89NYN@ ATLL4-750-39347Yes7.543038842
    90NYN@ ATLW7-651-39346Yes6.543739443
    91NYN@ PITL4-551-40348Yes7.544139942
    92NYN@ PITL3-451-41348Yes7.544440341
    93NYNvs CHNL5-651-42348Yes8.544940940
    94NYNvs CHNW4-352-42348No8.545341241 
    95NYNvs CINW4-353-42348Yes8.545741542
    96NYNvs CINW5-354-42335Yes7.546241844
    97NYNvs CINW10-155-42335Yes6.547241953 
    98NYNvs CINW5-356-42335Yes6.547742255
    99NYN@ LANL3-856-43335Yes748043050 
    100NYN@ LANW2-157-43335Yes648243151
    101NYN@ LANW3-158-43335Yes5.548543253
    102NYN@ SDNW4-259-43335Yes5.548943455
    103NYN@ SDNL3-559-44335Yes5.549243953
    104NYN@ SDNL3-559-45336Yes6.549544451
    105NYN@ SFNL2-559-46336Yes849744948
    106NYN@ SFNW5-260-46335Yes850245151
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    107NYN@ HOUW8-561-46335No6.551045654 
    108NYN@ HOUL0-661-47335No7.551046248 
    109NYN@ HOUL2-361-48337Yes7.551246547 
    110NYNvs SLNW4-262-48335Yes7.551646749
    111NYNvs SLNW5-463-48335Yes6.552147150 
    112NYNvs COLL0-463-49336Yes7.552147546 
    113NYNvs COLW12-464-49337Yes7.553347954 
    114NYNvs HOUW6-165-49336Yes6.553948059 
    115NYNvs HOUL3-865-50337Yes7.554248854 
    116NYNvs HOUL8-1165-51337Yes7.555049951
    117NYNvs HOUL3-865-52337Yes8.555350746 
    118NYN@ SLNL2-565-53348Yes8.555551243
    119NYN@ SLNW5-466-53337Yes7.556051644
    120NYN@ SLNW6-267-53337Yes756651848 
    121NYN@ COLL2-667-54348Yes756852444 
    122NYN@ COLL5-767-55348Yes857353142
    123NYN@ COLL4-667-56348Yes857753740
    124NYNvs LANL2-467-57359No957954138
    125NYNvs LANW3-168-58358No9.558554639
    126NYNvs LANL3-468-58358No9.558554639
    127NYNvs SDNW9-869-58358No9.559455440 
    128NYNvs SDNW9-570-58358No9.560355944
    129NYNvs SDNL2-370-59358No9.560556243
    130NYNvs SFNL1-770-60359No1060656937 
    131NYNvs SFNL2-670-61359No1160857533 
    132NYNvs SFNW15-671-61359No1062358142 
    133NYN@ BALL3-471-62359No11.562658541 
    134NYN@ BALW13-672-62358No11.563959148
    135NYN@ BALW4-173-62358No11.564359251
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    136NYNvs TORW3-074-62358No10.564659254
    137NYNvs TORW8-575-62358No10.565459757
    138NYNvs TORW4-276-62346Yes9.565859959
    139NYN@ CHNL3-876-63347Yes1066160754 
    140NYN@ CHNL5-776-64358No1166661452
    141NYN@ CHNW9-277-64358No1167561659 
    142NYNvs PHIL4-1377-65359No11.567962950 
    143NYNvs PHIL0-177-66359No12.567963049
    144NYNvs PHIW10-278-66359No12.568963257 
    145NYNvs MONW9-579-66358No1269863761
    146NYNvs MONL2-379-67359No1270064060
    147NYNvs MONW9-680-67358No1170964663 
    148NYNvs MONW1-081-67358No1071064664
    149NYN@ PHIW10-582-68358Yes10.572165368 
    150NYN@ PHIL1-282-68358Yes10.572165368
    151NYN@ PHIL2-382-69358Yes11.572365667 
    152NYN@ ATLL2-1082-70359No12.572566659 
    153NYN@ ATLL4-1182-71359No13.572967752 
    154NYN@ FLOL2-582-72359No14.573168249 
    155NYN@ FLOW7-383-72359No14.573868553 
    156NYN@ FLOW2-184-72349No13.574068654
    157NYN@ FLOW10-385-72347Yes13.575068961 
    158NYNvs PITL4-585-73359No14.575469460
    159NYNvs PITW7-586-73347Yes13.576169962
    160NYNvs ATLL6-786-74359No1576770661
    161NYNvs ATLW2-187-74358No1476970762 
    162NYNvs ATLW8-288-74357No1377770968 


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