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1969: The Mets collect a total of fourteen hits in an 11-3 win over the Reds at Cincinnati.

1972: The Mets pound out seventeen hits in a 12-2 win over the Expos at Shea Stadium. John Milner hits his first major league home run.

1974: Tom Seaver pitches a shutout in a 5-0 Mets win over the Expos at Shea Stadium.

1977: Jerry Koosman hits a home run and pitches a complete game in an 8-1 Mets win over the Giants.

1983: Darryl Strawberry homers at Shea Stadium for the first time in a 6-4 Mets win over the Padres.

1985: Gary Carter singles to drive in the winning run in the 12th inning for a 3-2 Mets victory over the Giants at Shea Stadium.

1994: Joe Orsulak hits a two-run single in the ninth inning to give the Mets a 4-3 win over the Marlins at Shea Stadium.

2002: The Mets pull off a triple play in a 13-4 win over the Padres at San Diego.

2003: Cliff Floyd hits a two-run homer to put the Mets ahead to stay in a 5-1 win over the Giants at San Francisco.

2007: The Mets score five runs in the ninth inning for a 6-5 comeback win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

2008: The Mets score three runs in the fourth and seventh innings in a 7-4 win over the Yankees.

2009: Mike Pelfrey ties a club record with three balks in a game as the Mets lose to the Giants.

2012: The Mets come back from four runs behind for a 9-4 win over the Reds at Citi Field.

2013: Matt Harvey wins his own game with an RBI single for a 3-2 Mets victory over the Cubs at Chicago.

2014: Eric Campbell and Juan Lagares combine for five RBIs in a 5-2 Mets win over the Nationals at Washington.