Tag Archive | Jerry Koosman

New York Mets to Retire Jerry Koosman’s #36 on Saturday

 The New York Mets will retire Jerry Koosman’s uniform #36 on Saturday in a pre-game ceremony beginning at 6:45 pm prior to the game vs. Washington. Koosman, who is the winningest left-hander in team history (140 wins), will become the third player to have his number retired by the Mets, joining Tom Seaver (#41) and […]

New York Mets to Induct Trio into Team’s Hall of Fame

 LHP Jon Matlack, RHP Ron Darling and infielder Edgardo Alfonzo will be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 31 in an on-field ceremony at Citi Field that begins at 6:45 p.m. The three new additions will bring the total membership of the Mets Hall of Fame to 30. Al Jackson will […]

Mets to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 World Series Team

The New York Mets today announced the full schedule of events surrounding the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1969 World Series Championship team. Below is a complete guide of events scheduled to take place at Citi Field. Thursday, June 27 – 11:00 a.m. Tom Seaver Address Change Ceremony – The New York Mets […]

Mets Launch First -Ever Annual Vault

The New York Mets, along with Heritage Werks, are excited to announce the launch of The Virtual Vault, a completely free digital archive of historical material that tells the story of the Mets franchise with a heavy emphasis on the 1969 World Champion Mets in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary Celebration of that incredible season […]

Mets RHP Jacob deGrom Named to NL All-Star Team

Major League Baseball announced on July 8 that RHP Jacob deGrom was named to the 2018 National League All-Star team. DeGrom was elected on the Player Ballot. The 89th All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, July 17 in Washington, D.C.   DeGrom, 30, was named to his second All-Star team. He was also an […]

1495 Sports Report as the Mets Alumni give City Harvest a Helping Hand

1495 Sports and Backpack Broadcasting are proud to bring this very special video look as Dexter Henry reports live from Citi Field as the New York Mets Alumni Association members Edgardo Alfonzo, Jerry Koosman and Cleon Jones teamed up with Citibank & City Harvest to fight hunger in celebration of Citi’s 7th Annual Global Community Day. […]

Tough night for Mets in 7-3 loss to Reds

It was a tough night for the New York Mets (35-30) in their 7-3 loss to the Cincinnati Reds (36-27), as the team not only lost the game but lost outfielder Jason Bay to a possible concussion. “I am not a doctor, it is tough for me to answer that, all I can tell you is […]