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Jerry Koosman
Inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame, 1989
Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 17 of 974 players
Koosman
Jerome Martin Koosman
Born: December 23, 1942 at Appleton, Minn.
Throws: Left Bats: Right
Height: 6.02 Weight: 220

Jerry Koosman has been the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup 43 times, most recently on April 4, 2014.

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First Mets game: April 14, 1967
Last Mets game: September 30, 1978





Winner of National League Player of the Month award, April 1973. (New York Mets)
Winner of National League Player of the Week award, April 29, 1973. (New York Mets)

Uniform Number:36
Jerry Koosman also played for the following teams:
Signed with New York Mets as a free agent on August 27, 1964.

Traded by the New York Mets to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for Jesse Orosco and Greg Field on December 8, 1978.

On disabled list from July 7, 1971 to August 9, 1971 (tightness in left side).

  • Established a Mets season record for Wins in 1968 with 19. Broken by Tom Seaver in 1969 with 25.
  • Established a Mets season record for Shutouts in 1968 with 7. Tied by Jon Matlack in 1974. Broken by Dwight Gooden in 1985 with 8.

Click the icon to see a graph of Jerry Koosman's batting, slugging, and on base percentages

Batting Record with New York Mets
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1967 9 2000000101000000.000.000.333
1968 35 9137101430620003011.077.121.106
1969 32 841400011046000404.048.048.059
1970 30 705610048046000807.086.100.179
1971 26 503800003025100608.160.160.222
1972 34 471400010018000904.085.085.085
1973 35 7838100320370001509.103.115.125
1974 35 865162105702900010020.186.233.247
1975 36 78414200640310107016.179.205.220
1976 34 795172006203400013019.215.241.235
1977 32 7228001700301005111.111.153.122
1978 38 701630020027000509.086.129.086
12 years 376 8073398121239310386210851118.121.146.156

League Championship Series Record
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1969 1 2100000102000000.000.000.333
1973 1 4120001000000002.500.500.500
2 years 2 6220001102000002.333.333.429

World Series Record
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1969 2 7011000004000002.143.286.143
1973 2 4000000003000000.000.000.000
2 years 4 11011000007000002.091.182.091

  • Led Mets in sacrifice hits with 13 in 1976.

1972 Jerry Koosman
1972 Jerry Koosman






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