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1999: A week-by-week retrospective of the 1999 Mets

Join us on our look back at the 1999 Mets, a glorious team with a powerful lineup and an almost-magical postseason run.

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1999: Stand clear of the closing doors

This week in 1999: Eight losses in a row lead to the Valentine's Day Massacre, a bold prediction, and a sputtering Rocket at Yankee Stadium

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1999: At weak's end

This week in 1999: When the Mets go winless at home, Bobby Valentine finds himself on the seat of heat.

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1999: Izzy is back, Bobby Bo blusters

This week in 1999: Jason Isringhausen brings his cloud back to bigs while Bobby Bonilla reverts to (bad) form.

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1999: Robin is bat man, Mets hurt Curt

In our latest look back at 1999, Robin Ventura collects two grand salamis and the Mets pull off a dramatic ninth inning comeback.

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1999: Pitching plummets while Roger roars

This week in 1999: Every single Mets pitcher is terrible while Roger Cedeño makes his presence known.

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1999: Prove it

In the fourth installment of our look back at 1999, Mike Piazza gets emotional and Bobby Valentine goes to the videotape.

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1999: Ruffled Rey and the knuckleball express

In the third week of the 1999 season, the Mets dealt with frigid temps, all manner of turbulence, and the undeniable mojo of Sammy The Bear Beanie Baby Day.

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1999: Bobby Jones blasts, Franco gets 400

In part two of our 1999 retrospective, Bobby Jones goes deep on opening day, Shea renovations are undone by faulty plumbing, and John Franco earns save number 400.

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1999: Steve spends, Rickey runs, Piazza plummets

Join us on our first weekly look back on the 1999 Mets, wherein Steve Phillips spends madly, Rickey Henderson runs wild, and everyone gets hurt.

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