The NY Mets have received much criticism regarding their failure to recognize their past great players and seasons with the opening of Citi Field. One way the Mets can honor their history would be to retire another former player's jersey number.
Considering that of their four retired numbers, only Tom Seaver spent a majority of his career with the Mets franchise, it's safe to say the Mets are overdue in this department.
The following is a look at several candidates the Mets should consider. The stats provided refer only to the time the player spent in a Mets uniform.