April 27

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1969: The Mets and Cubs split a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. Chicago wins the opener, 8-6, and the Mets take the second game, 3-0.

1971: The Mets defeat the Cardinals, 2-1, at St. Louis.

1972: The Mets complete a three-game series sweep with a 4-3 win over the Padres at San Diego. Rusty Staub hits his first home run as a Met.

1975: The Mets score six runs in the seventh inning for a 7-6 comeback win over the Expos at Montreal.

1976: The Mets defeat the Braves, 6-5, with three runs in the bottom of the ninth. John Milner's RBI single and Bruce Boisclair's two-run double win the game for the Mets.

1983: Mike Torrez records his first win as a Met in a 2-1 victory over the Reds at Cincinnati. Torrez hits a run-scoring single in the game.

1986: The Mets complete a four-game series sweep with a 5-3 win over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1988: The Mets score five runs in the ninth inning for a 5-2 win over the Braves in Atlanta.

1990: Three Mets pitchers combine for a three-hit shutout in a 1-0 win over the Astros at Houston. Mark Carreon homers for the game's only run.

1994: The Mets defeat the Padres, 3-2, on a run-scoring single by Fernando Vina in the bottom of the 15th inning.

1996: Kevin Roberson hits a three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning to give the Mets a 7-4 win at Pittsburgh.

1997: The Mets defeat the Expos, 5-3, in 10 innings at Montreal. Rey Ordonez drive home the winning runs with a bases-loaded single. Winning pitcher Greg McMichael strikes out six batters in relief.

2002: Pedro Astacio and Armando Benitez combine on a three-hitter in a 2-1 Mets win over the Brewers at Shea Stadium.

2004: The Mets begin a three-game series in Los Angeles with a 9-5 win over the Dodgers.

2008: The Mets defeat the Braves, 6-3, at Shea Stadium. Carlos Delgado homers twice and Raul Casanova hits his final major league home run.

2009: Omir Santos hits the first grand slam at Citi Field in a 7-1 Mets' win over the Marlins. The slam is Santos's first major league homer.

2010: The Mets sweep a doubleheader with 4-0 and 10-5 wins over the Dodgers at Citi Field. David Wright gets his 1,000th career hit and Jason Bay hits his first home run as a Met in the twinbill.

2011: Daniel Murphy drives in three runs with a homer and a double in a 6-3 Mets victory over the Nationals at Washington. Pedro Beato records his first major league win.

2012: Scott Hairston hits for the cycle in an 18-9 Mets loss to the Rockies at Colorado.

2014: Dillon Gee pitches eight innings of three-hit scoreless ball in a 4-0 Mets win over the Marlins at Citi Field.

2015: Daniel Murphy hits a three-run homer in the ninth inning to give the Mets a 3-1 win over the Marlins at Miami.