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1966 NEW YORK METS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  66-95   .410
Result:   9th in National League
Manager(s):  Wes Westrum
General Manager:   George Weiss
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  1,932,693
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roy McMillan (36)
Youngest Player:  Nolan Ryan (19)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Hickman, Ed Kranepool (5)
Top Hitter:  Ron Hunt (30)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Fisher (28)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Chilcott (#1)

Roster Continuity:  54.51%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
SF Giants9368.5781.5
Pittsburgh9270.5683.0
Philadelphia8775.5378.0
Atlanta8577.52510.0
St. Louis8379.51212.0
Cincinnati7684.47518.0
Houston7290.44423.0
NY Mets6695.41028.5
Chi Cubs59103.36436.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
14Ken Boyer+3b-1b4935-MLB136496621322821461433064051715.266.304.415719.313206534390664.6.278
21Cleon Jones+of5823UDFA: 1963MLB139495741361648571683062325413.275.318.372689.306184537389614.2.298
33Ron Hunt+2b3025UDFA: 1959MLB13247963138192333810413411210210.288.356.355711.321170543373674.9.304
7Ed Kranepool+1b5221UDFA: 1962MLB14646451118152165711416639045.254.316.399715.312185512356644.8.264
1Eddie Bressoud+ss5734-MLB133405489115510492247107147411.225.304.360665.295146464338423.4.277
4Ron Swoboda+of6922UDFA: 1964MLB11234234769485042317654219.222.296.342638.284117381280333.1.263
18Al Luplow+of-27-MLB111334318491731263846232110.251.331.347678.305116377269383.8.273
15Jerry Grote+c-23UDFA: 1962MLB120317267512233143408138319.237.327.315642.286100364258303.1.308
2Chuck Hiller+2b6031-MLB10825425718221400152250102.280.332.350683.30889275186344.9.300
11Roy McMillan+ss-36-MLB7622024479111211202523314.214.284.277561.25261246182182.7.236
17Larry Elliot+of-28-MLB65199244914253201174601003.246.306.412718.31782216154264.5.297
24Johnny Lewis+of-26-MLB6516621326152020214300011.193.282.331613.27955188136163.1.227
6,27Jim Hickman+of-1b-29UDFA: 1956MLB5816015387041621133410004.237.299.356655.29557174127163.5.279
12John Stephenson+c-25UDFA: 1963MLB631431728111110082820007.196.248.238486.2243415312240.9.237
23Billy Murphy+of-22-MLB841351531413131273410213.230.271.341612.27346146112102.5.283
19Hawk Taylor+c-of-27-MLB53109519203120131910006.174.204.275479.215301139720.7.184
3Bud Harrelson+ss-22UDFA: 1963MLB33992022240473132301101.222.312.323636.2853211382103.4.289
17Dick Stuart+1b-33-MLB3187719004130192602005.218.292.356648.28531967462.1.263
22Jack Fisher+p-27-MLB38672620000072600600.090.176.119295.14888067-2-0.9.146
30Dennis Ribant+p-24-MLB406131210050011100401.197.210.213423.19013665410.6.240
26Bob Shaw+p-33-MLB265011300020041500510.260.309.260569.26013604332.2.361
29Rob Gardner+p-21UDFA: 1963MLB43411710010001200100.171.171.195366.162842350-0.3.241
32Jack Hamilton+p-27-MLB57382500000011300101.132.154.132285.13254035-2-1.5.200
16Danny Napoleon+of-3b-24-MLB12332720000111000001.212.235.273508.2279342810.7.304
10Greg Goossen+1b-c-20-MLB13321620150011110003.187.235.344579.25911342911.0.250
20Bob Friend+p-35-MLB22291100010001700500.034.034.03469.03113433-4-3.2.083
45Tug McGraw+p-21UDFA: 1964MLB1517340000001100201.235.278.235513.2364201611.5.250
20Choo Choo Coleman+c-28-MLB616230000000400000.187.187.187375.167316130-0.2.250
28Bill Hepler+p-20-MLB3714030000000700100.214.214.214429.191315120-0.4.429
39Dick Selma+p-22UDFA: 1963MLB3114110101002710110.071.222.214437.2083191500.7.125
5Shaun Fitzmaurice+of-23-MLB913220000102600000.154.267.154421.2102151100.3.286
34Gerry Arrigo+p-25-MLB1710252003002100000.500.583.7001283.5527125422.6.556
31Larry Bearnarth+p-24-MLB299111000000300001.111.111.222333.143299--.167
38Ralph Terry+p-30-MLB116010000000300000.167.167.167333.1481650-1.6.333
6Lou Klimchock+3b-2b-26-MLB55000000000300001.000.000.0000.000056-1-5.1.000
40,43Dick Rusteck+p-24-MLB85000000000300000.000.000.0000.000055--.000
43,45Darrell Sutherland+p-24-MLB313120000000100000.667.667.6671333.594231126.91.000
35Larry Miller+p-29-MLB42010000000100000.500.500.5001000.44512109.91.000
41Gordie Richardson+p-27-MLB151000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
38Dave Eilers+p-29-MLB231000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (40 players)161537158712861873598534554644699242446329127.239.301.342643--1837595143505433.4.276

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Jack Fisher+2827-MLB11143.68383310240230.0229108942654127128 01.238.961.022.114.970.43.2791.60
30Dennis Ribant+3224-MLB1193.20392610163188.1184786720408461 01.198.790.961.914.010.48.2651.03
26Bob Shaw+4433-MLB11103.9226257200167.21718573124210487 21.279.180.642.255.580.40.2961.45
32Jack Hamilton+3727-MLB6133.935713312913148.21388965138893185 01.528.350.795.335.630.95.2781.90
29Rob Gardner+-21UDFA: 1963MLB485.1241173051133.2147827615647483 01.589.901.014.314.980.86.3091.25
20Bob Friend+-35-MLB584.402212218186.0101524211163000 11.3610.571.151.673.140.53--1.99
39Dick Selma+-22UDFA: 1963MLB464.24307007180.284473811395843 01.529.371.234.356.470.67.3071.03
28Bill Hepler+-20-MLB333.523730013069.07130273512593 01.779.260.396.653.262.04.2941.97
45Tug McGraw+-21UDFA: 1964MLB295.341512100062.172383711253440 01.5610.401.593.614.910.74.3051.10
31Larry Bearnarth+-24-MLB234.452910012054.259312711202721 01.459.711.813.294.450.74.2792.23
43,45Darrell Sutherland+-24-MLB204.87310009144.16025246252312 01.9212.181.225.084.671.09.3652.41
34Gerry Arrigo+-25-MLB333.74175005043.14720185162810 01.459.761.043.325.820.57--1.30
38Dave Eilers+-29-MLB114.672300012034.2391818771401 01.3310.121.821.823.630.50.2781.67
38Ralph Terry+-30-MLB014.74111006124.22714131111400 01.549.850.364.015.110.79.3381.00
40,43Dick Rusteck+-24-MLB123.0083113024.02410818900 01.339.000.383.003.380.89.3031.07
41Gordie Richardson+-27-MLB029.16151002118.2241919761520 01.6111.573.372.897.230.40.3091.00
35Larry Miller+-29-MLB027.564100108.197734700 01.569.723.244.327.560.57.2611.13
27Dallas Green+-31UDFA: 1955MLB005.404000205.063322100 01.6010.803.603.601.802.00.2671.00
34Nolan Ryan+-191965-12-226MLB0115.002100003.055513610 02.6715.003.009.0018.000.50.5710.50
Totals: (40 players)66954.17161161378124221,42714977616619852177376--31.219.441.053.294.880.67.340 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry GroteC11551655117.9810.00 
John StephensonC521873064.9730.00 
Hawk TaylorC298013031.0000.00 
Greg GoossenC11293001.0000.00 
Choo Choo ColemanC524210.9630.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Kranepool1B13211618510100.9920.00 
Dick Stuart1B2321613620.9740.00 
Jim Hickman1B1712012114.9920.00 
Hawk Taylor1B1360537.9560.00 
Eddie Bressoud1B942613.9800.00 
Ken Boyer1B2122011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron Hunt2B1232953842181.9700.00 
Chuck Hiller2B4585123431.9810.00 
Eddie Bressoud2B7161713.9710.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Boyer3B1301132922133.9510.00 
Eddie Bressoud3B32206859.9460.00 
Chuck Hiller3B1493011.9750.00 
Jerry Grote3B230011.0000.00 
Ron Hunt3B102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie BressoudSS941352521652.9600.00 
Roy McMillanSS71112203835.9750.00 
Bud HarrelsonSS295291126.9930.00 
Ron HuntSS102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cleon JonesOF1292751062.9790.00 
Al LuplowOF101147421.9870.00 
Ron SwobodaOF97145720.9870.00 
Billy MurphyOF5757631.9550.00 
Larry ElliotOF54731080.9120.00 
Johnny LewisOF4977211.9870.00 
Jim HickmanOF4563512.9860.00 
Ed KranepoolOF1119120.9090.00 
Danny NapoleonOF1012110.9290.00 
Chuck HillerOF9160001.0000.00 
Shaun FitzmauriceOF591001.0000.00 
John StephensonOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jack HamiltonP57148162522.9532.49 
Rob GardnerP4113342411.9661.89 
Dennis RibantP39188123421.9582.20 
Jack FisherP38230264533.9592.78 
Bill HeplerP376931120.8751.83 
Darrell SutherlandP3144411011.0003.06 
Dick SelmaP308042011.9602.69 
Larry BearnarthP2954414001.0002.99 
Bob ShawP261671128031.0002.10 
Dave EilersP233428011.0002.63 
Bob FriendP22864930.8121.36 
Gerry ArrigoP17434812.9232.51 
Tug McGrawP156239001.0001.74 
Gordie RichardsonP151822001.0001.98 
Ralph TerryP112404001.0001.49 
Dick RusteckP8241410.8331.88 
Dallas GreenP4502001.0003.60 
Larry MillerP480000.0000.00 
Nolan RyanP2310001.0003.00 


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