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Willie Mays
Inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1979
Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 30 of 1043 players
Willie Mays
Born: May 6, 1931 at Westfield, Ala.
Throws: Right Bats: Right
Height: 5.11 Weight: 180

Willie Mays has been the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup 15 times, most recently on May 6, 2017.

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Non-playing roles with Mets
  • Coach 1974 - 1979

First Mets game: May 14, 1972
Last Mets game: October 16, 1973

Winner of National League Rookie of the Year award, 1951. (New York Giants)
Winner of National League Most Valuable Player award, 1954. (New York Giants)
Winner of National League Most Valuable Player award, 1965. (San Francisco Giants)

Uniform Number:24
Willie Mays also played for the following teams:
Traded by the San Francisco Giants to the New York Mets in exchange for Charlie Williams on May 11, 1972.

Announced retirement from the New York Mets on October 24, 1973.

Willie Mays vs. Opposing Pitchers
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