October 2

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1964: Al Jackson pitches a five-hit shutout in a 1-0 Mets win over the Cardinals at St. Louis. The victory keeps the Cards from clinching a tie for the National League pennant.

1965: At Shea Stadium, the Mets and Phillies play a doubleheader on the next to last day of the season. The Phils win the opener, 6-0. The second game ends in a 0-0 tie after 18 innings.

1972: The Mets and Expos split a doubleheader at Montreal. The Expos win the opener, 7-0, on Bill Stoneman's no-hitter. The Mets take the nightcap, 2-1.

1977: The Mets close out the season with a 6-4 win over the Cardinals at St. Louis.

1983: The Mets end the season with a doubleheader sweep of the Expos, 1-0 and 5-4, at Shea Stadium. Walt Terrell pitches a four-hit shutout and Danny Heep homers in the opener. Rusty Staub hits a double in the ninth inning to drive in the winning runs in the nightcap.

1988: The Mets conclude the regular season with a 7-5 victory over the Cardinals at Shea Stadium. It is the Mets' 100th win of the year.

1991: The Mets score four runs in the 11th inning to defeat the Pirates, 9-6, at Pittsburgh.

1992: Pete Schourek pitches eight innings and Jeff Kent collects four hits in a 6-3 Mets win over the Pirates at Shea Stadium.

1993: Sid Fernandez records his 98th and final win as a Mets pitcher in a 7-1 victory over the Marlins at Florida.

1999: Rick Reed pitches a three-hit shutout with twelve strikeouts in a 7-0 Mets win over the Pirates at Shea Stadium. Reed hits a two-run single in the game. The victory lifts the Mets into a tie with the Cincinnati Reds for the National League Wild Card lead.

2009: Jeff Francoeur and Daniel Murphy hit two-run homers in a 7-1 Mets win over the Astros at Citi Field.