April 16

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1966: Jack Hamilton pitches a five-hit complete game in a 3-1 Mets win over the Braves at Shea Stadium.

1971: Tom Seaver pitches a three-hitter and strikes out 14 batters in a 1-0 Mets win over the Pirates at Shea Stadium. Donn Clendenon homers in the fourth inning for the Mets' run.

1977: Nino Espinosa pitches his first major league complete game in a 4-1 Mets win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

1980: Neil Allen provides two and two-thirds innings of scoreless relief for a save in a 3-2 Mets win over the Expos at Shea Stadium.

1985: Ron Darling and Jesse Orosco pitch a combined one-hitter in the Mets' 2-1 win over the Pirates in Pittsburgh.

1987: The Mets complete a three-game series sweep with a 9-3 win over the Phillies at Philadelphia.

1988: Gary Carter and Howard Johnson hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning to lift the Mets to a 6-4 win over the Cardinals at Shea Stadium.

1990: The Mets pound out thirteen hits in a 10-1 win over the Cubs at Chicago.

1993: Pete Schourek pitches seven and two-thirds scoreless innings for the win in a 3-1 Mets victory over the Reds at Cincinnati.

1994: The Mets collect eleven hits in a 9-1 win over the Astros at Shea Stadium.

2000: The Mets pound out seven doubles and two home runs among fifteen hits in a 12-9 win over the Pirates at Pittsburgh.

2001: The Mets score three runs in the third inning and defeat the Expos, 4-3, at Shea Stadium.

2002: Pedro Astacio pitches a complete game in a 3-1 Mets win over the Braves at Shea Stadium.

2005: Ramon Castro singles home the winning run in the ninth inning for a 4-3 Mets victory over the Marlins at Shea Stadium.

2006: Xavier Nady and Carlos Delgado hit homers and drive in three runs each in a 9-3 Mets win over the Brewers at Shea Stadium.

2008: The Mets connect for three home runs in a 5-2 win over the Nationals at Shea Stadium.

2010: Jon Niese injures his right hamstring for the second straight year in the Mets' 10-7 loss to the Marlins.

2012: Ike Davis hits a three-run homer to lift the Mets to a 6-1 win over the Braves in Atlanta.

2014: The Mets defeat the Diamondbacks, 5-2, for a three-game series sweep at Arizona.

2015: The Mets begin a four-game series with a 7-5 win over the Marlins at Citi Field.