Tag Archive | Tom Seaver

Mets to Honor Tom Seaver with Address Change

The New York Mets and the City of New York honored Hall of Famer Tom Seaver by renaming the street between Northern Blvd. and Roosevelt Ave. (formerly 126th St.) to Seaver Way and changing the address of Citi Field to 41 Seaver Way. Mets COO Jeff Wilpon announced the change in a ceremony in front […]

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 Sign Jacob deGrom to a five-year extension

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed 2018 National League Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom to a five-year extension. The deal will run through the 2023 season with a club option for the 2024 season. “This is a tremendous day for Jacob, his family, our fans and the entire Mets […]

Jacob deGrom Named National League Cy Young Award Winner

New York Mets RHP Jacob deGrom was named the 2018 National League Cy Young Award recipient by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) on November 14th.. DeGrom, who received 207 points, including 29 of 30 first place votes, joins Tom Seaver (1969, 1973 and 1975), Dwight Gooden (1985) and R.A. Dickey (2012) as the only […]

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 […]

Mets Jacob deGrom Named NL Rookie of the Year

Mets righthanded pitcher Jacob deGrom was named the 2014 National League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) on Monday. Jacob, 26, made 22 starts and won the NL Rookie Triple Crown leading NL rookies in strikeouts (144), ERA (2.69) and tying for the league lead with nine […]