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This Date in Mets History: August 4

August 4, 1982 was just a typical two-hit, two city, two team day for Joel Youngblood.

This Date in Mets History: August 2

They called him MISTER Koo.

This Date in Mets History: July 27

Gary Carter finally made it to the Hall of Fame on this date ten years ago.

This Date in Mets History: July 5

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For two-thirds of the Miracle Mets outfield, July 5 is a more memorable date than Independence Day.

The Evolution of the Mets All-Time Hits Record

Take an infographical look at the changing face of the Mets all-time hits record, or as it has come to be known, Mt. Kranepool.

This Date in Mets History: August 2 — Cleon's 1,000th Hit, Happy Birthday to Koo

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Cleon Jones picked up his 1,000 career hit on this date in 1973. Dae-Sung Koo only needs 999 more to reach that milestone.

This Date in Mercury Mets History: July 27 — Bill Shea's Power Play, Turn Ahead the Clock Night

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Men are from Mars, women are from Venus, and on July 27, 1999, the Mets were from Mercury. Needless to say, today's a pretty big date in franchise history.

Mets Welcome 2012 Draftees Gavin Cecchini and Kevin Plawecki, Some Other Stuff

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Very busy day on Friday at Citi Field...and that was before the game began.

Pitching Bias in Mets Hall of Fame

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The Mets Hall of Fame only includes four pitchers from all 50 years of the team's existence. There has to be more than four great Mets pitchers in team history, right?

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