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1972 NEW YORK METS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  83-73   .532
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Yogi Berra
General Manager:   Bob Scheffing
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  2,134,185
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Mays (41)
Youngest Player:  Joe Nolan (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ed Kranepool (11)
Top Hitter:  Ed Kranepool (52)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Seaver (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Richard Bengston (#13)

Roster Continuity:  70.15%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9659.619--
Chi Cubs8570.54811.0
NY Mets8373.53213.5
St. Louis7581.48121.5
Montreal7086.44926.5
Philadelphia5997.37837.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
20Tommie Ageeof8629UDFA: 1961MLB11442252962301347895392461318.227.317.3740158483357473.5.259
3Bud Harrelsonss-28UDFA: 1963MLB1154185490104124124585734746.215.313.2660111490349403.1.245
21Cleon Jonesof-29UDFA: 1963MLB1063753992151552163083442410.245.305.3310124415305343.0.299
28John Milner1b-of75221968-14-301MLB1173625286122173821517451508.238.340.4230153423290555.1.255
12Ken Boswell2b82261965-4-66MLB100355357591933223235019415.211.274.3180113400310302.6.210
2Jim Fregosiss-30UDFA: 1959MLB101340317915453201387112216.232.311.3440117382271373.7.279
17Ted Martinezss-2b-24UDFA: 1967MLB103330227455119741249124010.224.254.279092347274191.8.261
7Ed Kranepool1b5227UDFA: 1962MLB12232728881518341034351132411.269.336.3940129368256474.9.278
10Duffy Dyerc66261966-1-9MLB94325337517383601287159238.231.299.3750122363264363.7.269
11Wayne Garrett3b-2b56241965-6-104MLB111298416913322932705803545.232.374.315094377245424.7.277
4Rusty Staubof-1b-28UDFA: 1962MLB66239327011093801311327155.293.372.4520108278181466.9.275
15Jerry Grotec-29UDFA: 1962MLB6420515435132110262738435.210.304.288059241174193.0.225
24Willie Maysof-41UDFA: 1950MLB6919527529181915434315305.267.402.446087242156366.2.306
18Dave Marshallof-29UDFA: 1963MLB7215621395041133222811104.250.346.359056180125204.3.282
23Dave Schneckof-231967-38-695MLB371237233231001102612002.187.254.31703913410392.3.213
5,24Jim Beauchampof-1b-32UDFA: 1958MLB581201029105190073311032.242.282.37504513196113.2.282
41Tom Seaverp-271966-1-19MLB368951331340054100601.146.191.3030271008320.6.222
32Jon Matlackp-221967-1-4MLB3478610100200104400501.128.227.1410119374-3-1.0.294
1Lute Barnes2b-ss-251969-21-482MLB24725172206016401012.236.291.319023795973.3.246
9Bill Sudakis3b-c-26UDFA: 1964MLB18493700170061400101.143.236.204010564410.5.176
39Gary Gentryp-251967-3-60MLB32482510030042800300.104.173.125065546-3-1.7.250
36Jerry Koosmanp8128UDFA: 1964MLB34471400010001800901.085.085.085045653-4-2.1.138
43Jim McAndrewp74281965-11-206MLB284322000100314101000.047.128.047025751-3-1.6.069
25Don Hahnof-231966-17-337MLB17370600010041200001.162.244.1620641320-0.2.240
45Tug McGrawp-27UDFA: 1964MLB5420120000002400200.100.182.1000224200-0.6.125
33Ray Sadeckip-31UDFA: 1958MLB3413120001000500100.154.154.154021412-1-1.2.250
38Buzz Caprap-241969-27-625MLB1412130001003300000.250.400.2500315914.3.333
35Joe Nolanc-211969-2-28MLB410000000001300000.000.091.000001110-1-2.8.000
34Danny Frisellap-261966-3-49MLB397020001000100000.286.286.286027512.8.333
40Brent Stromp-231970-1-3MLB116000000000000100.000.000.0000077--.000
42Hank Webbp-221968-10-205MLB65100000000000000.000.000.0000055--.000
44Bob Rauchp-23UDFA: 1967MLB193000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
19Tommy Moorep-231968-32-723MLB33110000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
42Chuck Taylorp-30-MLB203000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
Totals: (34 players)1565135528115417531105490414158999034708639127.225.307.3326391706588342745203.3.257

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Tom Seaver3271966-1-19MLB21122.92353513300262.021592852377249801.117.390.792.658.550.31.2790.88
32Jon Matlack9221967-1-4MLB15102.3234328410244.021579631471169711.177.930.522.626.230.42.2730.99
39Gary Gentry47251967-3-60MLB7104.0132263030164.015382732075120601.398.401.104.126.590.63.2820.75
36Jerry Koosman3528UDFA: 1964MLB11124.1434244151163.015581751452147901.278.560.772.878.120.35.3070.98
43Jim McAndrew26281965-11-206MLB1182.8028234031160.21335450123881601.067.450.672.134.540.47.2430.68
45Tug McGraw2827UDFA: 1964MLB861.70540004727106.071262034092201.056.030.253.407.810.43.2561.18
33Ray Sadecki-31UDFA: 1958MLB213.093420013075.273332633138201.378.680.363.694.520.82.2890.84
34Danny Frisella54261966-3-49MLB583.343900031967.163312582046601.238.421.072.676.150.43.2681.93
38Buzz Capra-241969-27-625MLB324.58146002053.050272772745101.458.491.194.587.640.60.2951.05
42Chuck Taylor-30-MLB005.52200008231.0441919299001.7112.770.582.612.611.00--1.22
40Brent Strom-231970-1-3MLB036.82115003030.134252371520111.6210.092.084.455.930.75.3071.19
44Bob Rauch-23UDFA: 1967MLB015.00190007127.027161532123401.789.001.007.007.670.91.3241.07
42Hank Webb-221968-10-205MLB004.4262001018.118991915001.478.840.494.427.360.60.3211.06
19Tommy Moore-231968-32-723MLB002.9231000012.11244115101.058.760.730.733.650.20.2891.42
Totals: (34 players)83733.27156156328124411,415126357851410548610595321.238.040.753.096.740.46.292 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Duffy DyerC9181469061512.9938.30 
Jerry GroteC595304054215.9987.59 
Bill SudakisC548371001.0007.13 
Joe NolanC32212310.9376.14 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Kranepool1B10879070548365.9968.58 
Jim Beauchamp1B352111809416.9798.05 
Cleon Jones1B201731741249.9799.67 
Willie Mays1B108475213.9878.25 
John Milner1B1085736091.0008.36 
Bill Sudakis1B75851723.9678.97 
Jim Fregosi1B31171001.0006.49 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Boswell2B94804208183453.9904.38 
Ted Martinez2B47337817719.9944.22 
Wayne Garrett2B21157483856.9454.93 
Lute Barnes2B141163535311.9595.43 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Fregosi3B8674271144159.9352.61 
Wayne Garrett3B8264566150913.9603.01 
Jerry Grote3B31511001.0001.20 
Ted Martinez3B21206001.0004.50 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bud HarrelsonSS11510001913341651.9704.72 
Ted MartinezSS4232462110321.9834.78 
Lute BarnesSS644515021.0004.09 
Jim FregosiSS6461317061.0005.87 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tommie AgeeOF1109582736111.9622.62 
John MilnerOF91754160760.9651.99 
Cleon JonesOF84705136821.9861.84 
Rusty StaubOF65583108422.9821.73 
Willie MaysOF50381109331.9742.64 
Dave MarshallOF4231470020.9722.01 
Dave SchneckOF3328063110.9852.06 
Ted MartinezOF1512832110.9712.32 
Don HahnOF108080001.0000.90 
Jim BeauchampOF5338010.8892.18 
Duffy DyerOF160010.0000.00 
Jerry GroteOF1910001.0001.00 
Ed KranepoolOF190000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tug McGrawP54106613001.0001.61 
Danny FrisellaP396751510.9522.68 
Tom SeaverP35262174033.9501.96 
Jerry KoosmanP3416342311.9641.49 
Jon MatlackP3424483311.9761.51 
Ray SadeckiP34751820.8181.08 
Gary GentryP321641527011.0002.30 
Jim McAndrewP28160161610.9701.80 
Chuck TaylorP203149021.0003.77 
Bob RauchP192715001.0002.00 
Buzz CapraP1453510021.0002.55 
Brent StromP113002001.0000.60 
Hank WebbP61834001.0003.48 
Tommy MooreP31212001.0002.23 


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