It's been a while since the last This Date in mets.com History, but the series returns with a gem. The Mets' official website featured this story:
Click on the image to read the full story. Some highlights:
- The headline: "Alomar doesn't bobble in Mets win; Fans pleased with win and toy they received"
- The Mets beat the Phillies
- The Phillies' staring pitcher was named Brandon Duckworth