September 25

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1965: The Mets and Phillies split a doubleheader at Philadelphia. Each team wins by a 4-1 score. Greg Goossen hits his first major league home run in the Mets' victory in Game 2.

1966: The Mets defeat the Reds, 8-4, at Cincinnati. The win guarantees the Mets' first non-last-place finish in the National League standings.

1968: Tom Seaver pitches a three-hit shutout in a 3-0 Mets win over the Braves in Atlanta.

1971: Bob Aspromonte singles home the winning run in the 15th inning for a 2-1 Mets victory over the Pirates at Shea Stadium. It is the final hit for Aspromonte in his 13-season major league career.

1974: Bruce Boisclair gets his first two major league hits and drives in a run in the Mets' 6-3 loss to the Phillies at Veterans Stadium.

1976: The Mets score three runs in the first inning and defeat the Cubs, 5-2, at Shea Stadium.

1979: In the second game of a doubleheader in Chicago, the Mets begin a season-ending six-game winning streak with a 4-3 win over the Cubs in 10 innings. The streak prevents the Mets from reaching the 100-loss mark for the year.

1984: Rusty Staub homers in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Mets a 6-4 win over the Phillies at Shea Stadium. The victory clinches second place for the Mets in the National League East Division.

1986: The Mets win their 100th game of the year with a 6-5 victory over the Cubs at Chicago.

1987: The Mets pound out thirteen hits in a 10-2 win over the Pirates at Shea Stadium.

1995: The Mets score a run in the sixth inning for a 2-1 win over the Reds at Shea Stadium. The game in prematurely ended by rain right after the run is scored.

2001: Kevin Appier pitches a shutout in a 2-0 Mets win over the Expos at Montreal.

2004: Victor Diaz hits a three-run homer in the ninth inning and Craig Brazell homers in the 11th for a 4-3 Mets win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

2008: The Mets hit seven singles in the eighth and ninth innings for a 7-6 comeback win over the Cubs at Shea Stadium.

2013: Daisuke Matsuzaka and a pair of relievers combine for a four-hitter in a 1-0 Mets win over the Reds at Cincinnati.

2014: The Mets split a day-night doubleheader with the Nationals at Washington. The Mets win the opener, 7-4, and the Nats take the nightcap, 3-0.