1969: In their first post season game ever, the Mets defeat the Braves, 9-5, in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series in Atlanta.
1972: Jim Beauchamp's two-run homer gives the Mets a season-ending 3-1 win over the Expos at Montreal.
1980: The Mets record their final win of the season with a 5-2 triumph over the Cardinals at St. Louis. Hubie Brooks hits his first major league home run in the game.
1981: The Mets conclude the strike-shortened season with a 2-1 win over the Expos at Shea Stadium.
1986: The Mets sweep a doubleheader with 6-1 and 5-2 wins over the Pirates at Shea Stadium.
1987: The Mets defeat the Cardinals, 11-6, in the season closer at St. Louis.
1988: The Mets beat the Dodgers, 3-2, in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series in Los Angeles.
1999: The Mets beat the Reds, 5-0, in a one-game playoff for the National League Wild Card in Cincinnati.
2006: The Mets beat the Dodgers, 6-5, in Game 1 of the National League Division Series at Shea Stadium.
2015: Curtis Granderson homers for the only run of a season-closing 1-0 Mets win over the Nationals at Citi Field.