This is the 40th anniversary of the Miracle Mets. See how much you know about baseball’s greatest underdog. The answers will be posted tomorrow.
1. How many games did the 1969 Mets win during the regular season?
2. Who did they beat in the NL playoffs?
3. Who led the team in home runs that season?
4. Which Met regular did the team acquire at the trade deadline that season?
5. Which pitcher led the team in saves that year?
6. Two Mets batted .300 or higher that year. Who were they?
7. Who was the World Series MVP?
8. Who led the team in batting during the World Series?
9. Tom Seaver and Jerry Koosman each started two games in the World Series. Who started the other game for the Mets?
10. In game three of the Series, when Tommie Agee made his two famous catches, who hit the fly balls?