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1967: Tom Seaver pitches a six-hit complete game in a 3-2 Mets win over the Braves at Shea Stadium.

1969: The Mets score three runs in the ninth inning for a 4-3 win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

1974: The Mets beat the Padres, 2-1, despite allowing a team-record 9 walks in the game. Harry Parker gets the win.

1978: Kevin Kobel and Dale Murray combine for a five-hit shutout in a 7-0 Mets win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

1989: The Mets defeat the Reds, 8-3, at Shea Stadium. Tim Teufel gets four hits before being hit by a pitch to ignite a bench-clearing brawl in the eighth inning.

1993: Bobby Bonilla hits a three-run homer in the tenth inning to give the Mets a 6-3 win over the Dodgers in Game 2 of a doubleheader.

2006: Mike Pelfrey is the winning pitcher in his major league debut as the Mets defeat the Marlins, 17-3, in the second game of a doubleheader at Shea Stadium.

2008: The Mets hit three home runs in a 7-0 win over the Giants at Shea Stadium.

2009: The Mets score three runs in the third inning in a 5-4 win over the Dodgers at Citi Field.

2013: The Mets defeat the Giants, 4-3, in 16 innings at San Francisco.

2014: The Mets defeat the Braves, 8-3, at Citi Field for their 4,000th regular season victory in team history. Winning pitcher Jacob deGrom records eleven strikeouts in seven scoreless innings.