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1976 NEW YORK METS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Frazier
General Manager:   Joe McDonald
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  1,468,754
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Torre (35)
Youngest Player:  Lee Mazzilli (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ed Kranepool (15)
Top Hitter:  Dave Kingman (23)
Top Pitcher:  Jerry Koosman (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Tom Thurberg (#13)

Roster Continuity:  80.29%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia10161.623--
Pittsburgh9270.5689.0
NY Mets8676.53115.0
Chi Cubs7587.46326.0
St. Louis7290.44429.0
Montreal55107.34046.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
17Felix Millan2b3332UDFA: 1964MLB13953155150252135244119756215.282.341.3430182587408704.6.290
26Dave Kingmanof-1b23271970-1-1MLB1234747011314137867428135540311.238.286.5061000240510379674.8.249
28John Milner1b-of31261968-14-301MLB127443561202541578076553010312.271.362.4470198511345786.1.278
7Ed Kranepool1b-31UDFA: 1962MLB123415471211711049103538042310.292.344.4100170455309645.6.300
3Bud Harrelsonss8732UDFA: 1963MLB118359348412412693635625801.234.351.2980107432287464.3.275
15Jerry Grotec-33UDFA: 1962MLB1013233088142428123819143115.272.350.3650118366256454.7.279
9Joe Torrec-1b7835UDFA: 1959MLB1143103695103531132135512216.306.358.4060126340238445.0.331
2Roy Staiger3b-261970-1-24MLB9530423678122633253516148.220.278.273083335253222.3.240
4Bruce Boisclairof-231970-20-479MLB110286428213321395285505603.287.350.3740107320218394.8.349
25Del Unserof51311966-4-59MLB77276286313252544184011534.228.275.344095303229273.2.248
5Mike Phillipsss-2b88251969-1-18MLB8726230674642922252908352.256.315.363095295207344.4.269
11Wayne Garrett3b-2b28281965-6-104MLB8025136568142675522615105.223.359.311078305206334.4.235
42Ron Hodgesc-271972-2-47MLB5615521356042420271602114.226.339.342053184126214.5.228
6Mike Vailof-241971-4-85MLB5314383151090161900034.217.243.26603815212081.7.244
16John Stearnsc-241973-1-2MLB3210313276021012161110014.262.364.37903912183155.0.275
11Pepe Mangualof7724UDFA: 1970MLB411021519521973103200300.186.259.3040311158972.2.261
32Jon Matlackp-261967-1-4MLB3588101710090083510703.193.268.2050181048110.3.321
41Tom Seaverp-311966-1-19MLB35825700030092600901.085.176.0850710085-4-1.2.125
36Jerry Koosmanp6332UDFA: 1964MLB3479517200600234001301.215.235.241019947610.4.378
12Lee Mazzilliof-1b-211973-1-14MLB2477915202754141010010.195.323.299023936793.5.197
23Leon Brownof-261966-9-176MLB647011153002244400003.214.257.257018746231.3.227
1Leo Fosterss-2b-25UDFA: 1978MLB2459111220115308501000.203.299.288017674773.8.208
29Mickey Lolichp8035UDFA: 1959MLB315457000100525101102.130.217.130077160-2-0.9.241
27Craig Swanp-251972-3-61MLB23393400010031710600.103.186.103044941-2-1.1.182
18Benny Ayalaof-25UDFA: 1971MLB2226230012012600000.115.179.23106282400.0.105
21Billy Baldwinof-25-MLB922461115001200010.273.292.545100012241747.1.250
38Skip Lockwoodp-29UDFA: 1966MLB5618261002012300300.333.400.38907231634.8.400
34Bob Apodacap-26UDFA: 1979MLB4316021000001300102.125.176.187031817-1-0.8.154
25Jim Dwyerof-261971-1-1MLB1113220000002101000.154.267.15402151101.1.167
12Jack Heidemannss-261967-1-11MLB512010000000000000.083.083.083011211-1-1.4.083
39Nino Espinosap-22UDFA: 1971MLB129100000001300100.000.100.000001110-1-2.4.000
22Jay Klevenc-26-MLB25010002000100001.200.200.2000155--.250
44Bob Myrickp-231974-20-459MLB213000001000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
45Rick Baldwinp-231971-9-204MLB113010000000200000.333.333.333013201.81.000
33Ken Sandersp-34UDFA: 1960MLB312000000000000000.000.000.0000022--.000
30Hank Webbp-261968-10-205MLB81100000001000000.000.500.000002106.1.000
Totals: (36 players)1625415615133419834102560665856179728539233127.246.319.3526711906612943916373.9.271

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Tom Seaver3311966-1-19MLB14112.59353413500271.0211837814772351201.067.010.462.567.800.33.2661.06
32Jon Matlack4261967-1-4MLB17102.95353516600262.0236948618571531331.128.110.621.965.260.37.2711.16
36Jerry Koosman232UDFA: 1964MLB21102.69343217300247.120581741966200311.107.460.692.407.280.33.2701.09
29Mickey Lolich4235UDFA: 1959MLB8133.2231305210192.2184836914521201121.228.600.652.435.610.43.2861.22
27Craig Swan-251972-3-61MLB693.5423222110132.11296452114489031.318.770.752.996.050.49.2890.77
38Skip Lockwood3629UDFA: 1966MLB1072.6756000441994.1623128634108311.025.920.573.2410.300.31.2560.74
34Bob Apodaca6526UDFA: 1979MLB372.814330030589.271342842945001.127.130.402.914.520.64.2491.19
33Ken Sanders-34UDFA: 1960MLB122.873100018147.039161541216011.097.470.772.303.060.75.2351.15
39Nino Espinosa-22UDFA: 1971MLB443.67125000041.241211731330101.308.860.652.816.480.43.3110.63
44Bob Myrick-231974-20-459MLB113.25211008027.234131021311001.7011.060.654.233.581.18.3270.97
45Rick Baldwin-231971-9-204MLB002.38110004022.214660109001.065.560.003.973.571.11.2150.78
30Hank Webb-261968-10-205MLB014.5080001016.01798277011.509.561.133.943.941.00.2830.83
19Tom Hall-281966-3-53MLB115.795000204.2533052002.149.640.009.643.862.50--0.86
Totals: (36 players)86762.941621625317109251,4491248538474102419102543121.317.750.602.606.370.41.273 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry GroteC956174956.9930.00 
Ron HodgesC522621870.9760.00 
John StearnsC302002032.9870.00 
Jay KlevenC2100001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Kranepool1B8667533348.9960.00 
Joe Torre1B7859049740.9890.00 
Dave Kingman1B169180111.0000.00 
John Milner1B12442041.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Felix Millan2B1363113151568.9770.00 
Mike Phillips2B19444819.9890.00 
Wayne Garrett2B102518031.0000.00 
Leo Foster2B335001.0000.00 
Jack Heidemann2B132021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Staiger3B9355209918.9670.00 
Wayne Garrett3B64471371012.9480.00 
Mike Phillips3B1041811.9570.00 
Leo Foster3B961721.9200.00 
Joe Torre3B433021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bud HarrelsonSS1171833302044.9620.00 
Mike PhillipsSS5367125916.9550.00 
Leo FosterSS7920011.0000.00 
Jack HeidemannSS325011.0000.00 
Wayne GarrettSS111011.0000.00 
Roy StaigerSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John MilnerOF112195732.9850.00 
Dave KingmanOF1112021090.9590.00 
Bruce BoisclairOF87156331.9810.00 
Del UnserOF77180510.9950.00 
Leon BrownOF43463011.0000.00 
Pepe MangualOF3864211.9850.00 
Mike VailOF3563140.9410.00 
Ed KranepoolOF31462001.0000.00 
Lee MazzilliOF2355212.9830.00 
Benny AyalaOF77110.8890.00 
Billy BaldwinOF512111.9290.00 
Jim DwyerOF230001.0000.00 
Jerry GroteOF250001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Skip LockwoodP569421121.8671.24 
Bob ApodacaP4389817011.0002.52 
Jon MatlackP35262103510.9781.55 
Tom SeaverP35271124113.9811.76 
Jerry KoosmanP3424753931.9361.60 
Mickey LolichP3119292761.8571.69 
Ken SandersP314788001.0003.06 
Craig SwanP2313261720.9201.57 
Bob MyrickP212707011.0002.32 
Nino EspinosaP124103001.0000.66 
Rick BaldwinP112214001.0002.03 
Hank WebbP81603001.0001.69 
Tom HallP5402001.0004.29 


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