July 16

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1963: Norm Sherry singles home the winning run in the ninth inning to give the Mets a 4-3 victory over the Colt .45s at the Polo Grounds.

1967: The Mets sweep a doubleheader with 2-1 and 8-5 wins over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1969: The Mets pound out fourteen hits and defeat the Cubs, 9-5, at Chicago.

1977: The Mets score three runs in the seventh and eighth innings for a 5-3 win over the Pirates at Shea Stadium.

1987: Dwight Gooden pitches his first shutout of the season with a 9-0 win over the Reds at Shea Stadium.

1994: John Franco becomes the Mets' all-time leader in saves in the team's 5-4 win over the Padres at Shea Stadium.

1995: Rico Brogna hits a run-scoring single in the 10th inning for a 2-1 Mets win over the Rockies at Shea Stadium.

2001: Steve Trachsel and Armando Benitez combine for a shutout in a 3-0 Mets win over the Blue Jays at Shea Stadium.

2006: The Mets defeat the Cubs, 13-7, at Wrigley Field. Cliff Floyd and Carlos Beltran hit grand slams in an 11-run sixth inning.

2011: Scott Hairston drives in five runs in the Mets' 11-2 win over the Phillies at Citi Field.