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1963: Al Jackson and Larry Bearnarth team up for a five-hitter in a 4-2 Mets win over the Pirates at the Polo Grounds.

1965: The Mets defeat the Astros, 1-0, at Houston. The victory (which halts an 11-game losing streak) is the team's first ever at the Astrodome. Darrell Sutherland pitches four innings of scoreless relief and records his first major league win.

1967: The Mets defeat the Phillies, 8-3, pinning the loss on Larry Jackson after losing to him 18 times.

1968: The Mets defeat the Dodgers, 4-1, at Shea Stadium. Jerry Koosman records his 16th win of the season to tie Tom Seaver's team record from a year earlier.

1974: The Mets complete a three-game series sweep with a 3-2 win over the Dodgers at Shea Stadium.

1979: The Mets defeat the Braves, 18-5, in Atlanta. Nine different Met players get hits in the game. Lee Mazzilli scores five runs.

1983: The Mets complete a three-game series sweep with a 5-2 win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

1986: The Mets and Cardinals split a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. On Kevin Mitchell's ninth-inning single, the Mets win the opener, 4-3. The Redbirds take the nightcap, 5-1.

1988: On Banner Day at Shea Stadium, the Mets sweep a doubleheader with 4-3 and 4-2 wins over the Expos.

1993: The Mets defeat the Phillies, 9-5, at Philadelphia. Bobby Jones is the winning pitcher in his major league debut.

1996: After building up an eight-run lead, the Mets stop a late Cubs comeback effort and hold on for an 8-5 win.

1997: Edgardo Alfonzo hits a grand slam in the Mets' 6-2 win over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1998: In their first game ever in Arizona, the Mets defeat the Diamondbacks, 3-2.

2009: Four Mets pitchers combine for a four-hit shutout in a 3-0 win over the Giants at Citi Field.