August 26

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1964: Tracy Stallard pitches a five-hitter in a 3-1 Mets win over the Reds at Cincinnati.

1965: The Mets defeat Sandy Koufax in a 5-2 win over the Dodgers at Shea Stadium. It is their first victory ever over Koufax after 13 losses to him. Tug McGraw is the winning pitcher for the Mets.

1968: Jim McAndrew gets his first major league victory with a 1-0 shutout over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1969: The Mets sweep the Padres with 8-4 and 3-0 wins in a doubleheader at San Diego. Jim McAndrew pitches a five-hit shutout in the second game.

1974: The Mets score three runs in the ninth inning for a 5-4 win over the Astros at Shea Stadium.

1984: The Mets defeat the Giants, 11-6, at Shea Stadium. In the game, Kelvin Chapman hits the Mets' only grand slam of the season.

1991: The Mets score two runs in the 10th inning for a 6-4 win over the Astros at Houston.

1998: Hideo Nomo pitches a three-hit complete game in a 4-1 Mets win over the Giants at San Francisco.

2005: Steve Trachsel and Braden Looper combine on a three-hitter in a 1-0 Mets win over the Giants at San Francisco. David Wright homers for the game's only run.

2011: Chris Capuano strikes out 13 batters and pitches a two-hit shutout in a 6-0 Mets win over the Braves at Citi Field.

2012: Ike Davis hits two home runs in a 2-1 Mets win over the Astros at Citi Field.

2014: Juan Lagares hits a two-run homer in a 3-2 Mets win over the Braves at Citi Field.