August 15

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1965: Al Jackson pitches a shutout in a 3-0 Mets win over the Astros at Houston.

1972: Jim McAndrew and Tug McGraw combine for a five-hit shutout in a 5-0 Mets win over the Braves at Shea Stadium.

1973: Jerry Grote hits a grand slam and Tom Seaver pitches a two-hit shutout in a 7-0 Mets win over the Padres at San Diego.

1975: The Mets and Giants split a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. San Francisco wins the opener, 6-2, and the Mets take the nightcap, 9-4.

1976: Jerry Koosman pitches a five-hit shutout in a 1-0 Mets win over the Reds at Shea Stadium.

1977: John Milner hits a pair of two-run doubles in a 7-4 Mets win over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1978: The Mets score two runs in the eighth inning for a 3-1 win over the Padres at Shea Stadium.

1979: The Mets score four runs in the sixth and seventh innings in a 6-3 win over the Braves in Atlanta.

1981: Three Mets pitchers take part in a three-hitter in the team's 3-1 win over the Phillies at Shea Stadium.

1982: The Mets and Cubs split a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. The Mets win the opener, 5-4, and Chicago takes the nightcap, 6-5. Pat Zachry records his first career save in the first game.

1985: The Mets score three runs in the eighth inning for a 10-7 win over the Phillies at Shea Stadium. Tom Paciorek, Gary Carter and Ray Knight all hit home runs in the first inning.

1989: The Mets score two runs in the ninth inning for a 3-2 win over the Padres at Shea Stadium. A home run by Kevin McReynolds ties the game and Kevin Elster's double scores Barry Lyons to win it.

1999: The Mets collect sixteen hits in a 12-5 win over the Giants at San Francisco.

2000: The Mets sweep a doubleheader from the Rockies, 7-5 and 4-3, at Shea Stadium. Todd Zeile homers in the eighth inning for the winning run in the second game.

2003: Tom Glavine and two relievers combine for a four-hit shutout in a 5-0 Mets win over the Rockies at Shea Stadium.

2006: The Mets lose to the Phillies, 11-4, despite three home runs by Jose Reyes.

2009: Giants' pitcher Matt Cain hits David Wright in the head with a 94 MPH fastball. Wright is hospitalized overnight and put on the 15-day disabled list.

2011: The Mets defeat the Padres, 5-4, in 10 innings at San Diego to end a five-game losing streak.

2013: Gonzalez Germen records his first major league save in a 4-1 Mets win over the Padres at San Diego.

2014: Eric Campbell hits a three-run homer and Mets pitchers record fourteen strikeouts in a 3-2 win over the Cubs at Citi Field.