July 18

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1966: For the second consecutive day, the Mets sweep the Astros in a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. The team defeats Houston 4-1 and 6-3.

1968: Tom Seaver pitches a shutout and the Mets score three runs in the sixth inning for a 3-0 win over the Pirates at Pittsburgh.

1970: The Mets score three runs in the ninth inning for a 4-3 comeback win over the Dodgers at Los Angeles.

1976: Mickey Lolich pitches a two-hit shutout in a 2-0 Mets win over the Braves at Shea Stadium. It is the 41st and final shutout for Lolich in his career.

1982: In his tenth major league season, Craig Swan records the first save of his career in the Mets' 8-3 win over the Dodgers at Los Angeles.

1986: The Mets lose to the Astros, 3-0, in Houston. It is the team's first shutout loss since September 11 the previous year. The Mets had gone 110 games without being blanked.

1989: The Mets pound out fifteen hits in a 9-0 win over the Astros at Shea Stadium.

1993: The Mets hit four home runs in a 12-6 win over the Giants at San Francisco.

1995: The Mets pound out seventeen hits in a 12-3 win over the Cubs at Chicago.

1998: Mike Piazza hits two home runs in the Mets' 7-0 win over the Phillies at Shea Stadium.

2000: The Mets defeat the Blue Jays, 11-7, in a hitting battle at Skydome in Toronto.

2001: Tsuyoshi Shinjo hit a double to drive home the winning run in the 11th inning for a 4-3 Mets victory over the Marlins at Shea Stadium.

2006: The Mets hit three homers and two doubles to drive in all the runs of an 8-3 win over the Reds at Cincinnati.

2010: Ike Davis hits a run-scoring double in the 10th inning to give the Mets a 4-3 win at San Francisco.

2014: Travis d'Arnaud hits a run-scoring single in the ninth inning for a 5-4 Mets win over the Padres at San Diego.