1973 New York Mets
1973 New York Mets / Franchise: New York Mets / BR Team Page
Won NL Pennant
Managed by Yogi Berra
History, Comments, Contributions
Although the 1973 New York Mets were in last place as late as August 30th, the club went 19-8 in September to capture the NL East title and then beat the Cincinnati Reds to reach the World Series which they lost to the Oakland Athletics in seven games.
Awards and Honors
- Douglas Jordan: "Beyond the Miracle: The Mets of the Early 1970s", in Baseball Research Journal, SABR, Volume 48 Number 2, Fall 2019, pp. 101-105.
- Jacob Kanarek: From First to Worst: The New York Mets, 1973-1977, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2008.