July 25

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1964: On the first Old Timer's Day at Shea Stadium, the Mets defeat the Braves, 10-0. Tracy Stallard pitches a three-hit shutout.

1965: In Wes Westrum's debut as team manager, the Mets defeat the Phillies, 8-1, in the first game of a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. The Phis with the nightcap, 3-1.

1971: Cleon Jones hits the 1,000th home run in Mets' history in a 7-6 win over the Astros at Shea Stadium.

1977: Craig Swan pitches a three-hit shutout in a 1-0 Mets win over the Dodgers at Los Angeles.

1978: Craig Swan pitches a complete game in a 9-2 Mets win over the Reds at Shea Stadium. In the game, Pete Rose extends his hitting streak to 38 games to set a new National League 20th century record.

1979: Craig Swan pitches a six-hit shutout as the Mets defeat the Giants, 3-0, at San Francisco.

1980: Pat Zachry pitches a six-hit shutout as the Mets defeat the Reds, 2-0, at Shea Stadium.

1983: Down to their final out, the Mets score four runs in the ninth inning to pull out a 5-4 win over the Braves at Shea Stadium.

1990: Leading 10-3 in the ninth, the Mets hold on for a 10-9 win over the Phillies at Veterans Stadium. The Phils score six runs in the ninth, but their comeback falls short.

1993: Eric Hillman pitches his only major league shutout in a 4-0 Mets win over the Dodgers at Los Angeles.

1999: The Mets complete a three-game series sweep with a 5-1 win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

2000: The Mets begin a six-game winning streak with a 5-0 win over the Expos at Shea Stadium.

2001: In a game against the Marlins, the Mets leave 16 runners on base to set a new team record.

2013: Zack Wheeler records his first Citi Field win in a 7-4 Mets victory over the Braves.

2014: The Mets score three runs in the ninth inning for a 3-2 win over the Brewers at Milwaukee.

2015: The Mets pound out twenty-one hits in a 15-2 win over the Dodgers at Citi Field.