Tag Archive | Tom Seaver

Baseball Mourns the passing of Hall of Famer Tom Seaver

Major League Baseball was handed a tough loss recently as Hall of Famer Tom Seaver passed away recently. Seaver, who when he pitched for the New York Mets brought a determination and confidence to the mound with him, and that exact attitude helped the man known as ‘Tom Terrific’ to become one of the greatest […]

Mets Jacob deGrom was named the 2019 National League Cy Young Award Winner

New York Mets RHP Jacob deGrom was named the 2019 National League Cy Young Award recipient by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA). This marks the second-straight win for deGrom, who is the 20th pitcher in major league history to win multiple Cy Young Awards.   DeGrom received 29 of 30 first-place votes, earning […]

Pete Alonso Named Named National League Rookie of the Year

New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso tonight was named the 2019 National League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA). Alonso received 29 of 30 first-place votes and garnered 148 of a possible 150 voting points. He is the second Mets position player (also, Darryl Strawberry in […]

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 […]