August 11

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1963: The Mets and Cubs split a doubleheader at the Polo Grounds. Chicago wins the opener, 8-1, and the Mets take the second game, 11-4.

1964: In a game stopped in the eighth inning by rain, Jack Fisher pitches a three-hitter in a 3-2 Mets win over the Pirates at Pittsburgh.

1967: The Mets defeat the Pirates, 3-2, at Shea Stadium. Danny Frisella records his first major league win. Frisella leaves the ballpark before the end of the game to report for weekend military duty.

1981: Ray Searage records his first major league win in a 4-2 Mets victory over the Cubs at Chicago. Searage also singles in his only at bat as a Met.

1987: Terry Leach wins his tenth straight game with a 6-2 victory over the Expos at Shea Stadium.

1988: Kevin McReynolds hits a grand slam in the ninth inning to give the Mets a 9-6 win over the Cubs in Chicago. Gary Carter hits his 300th career home run in the game.

1992: Eric Hillman records his first major league win in the Mets' 2-0 victory over the Pirates at Shea Stadium.

1994: The Mets lose 2-1 in 15 innings to the Phillies in Philadelphia in their last game before a players' strike cut the season short the next day.

1996: Mark Clark pitches eight and one-third innings for the win in a 5-3 Mets victory over the Marlins at Florida.

2000: Edgardo Alfonzo and Mike Piazza each hit two-run homers in the Mets' 4-1 win over the Giants at Shea Stadium.

2013: The Mets defeat the Diamondbacks, 9-5, at Arizona. Jonathon Niese records the win in his first game after nearly two months. Wilmer Flores hits his first major league home run.

2014: Anthony Recker hits a tie-breaking, three-run homer in the seventh inning in a 5-3 Mets win over the Phillies at Philadelphia.

2015: Matt Harvey pitches eight scoreless innings in a 4-0 Mets win over the Rockies at Citi Field.