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Willie Mays
Willie Mays
Inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1979
Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 27 of 984 players
Mays
Willie Mays
Born: May 6, 1931 at Westfield, Ala.
Throws: Right Bats: Right
Height: 5.11 Weight: 180

Willie Mays was the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup on May 18, 2003, November 27, 2003, February 3, 2004, February 12, 2004, February 6, 2007, February 19, 2009, May 6, 2010, October 30, 2010, and July 7, 2013.

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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)

Willie Mays as a Mets Opponent - Regular Season Batting Record
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB Avg. TB Slg. OBP
1962 San Francisco (NL) 18 772326228231.33856.727.369
1963 San Francisco (NL) 18 721929417191.40356.778.456
1964 San Francisco (NL) 16 58121002341.17223.397.250
1965 San Francisco (NL) 17 671524307171.35848.716.403
1966 San Francisco (NL) 15 59101712181.28825.424.348
1967 San Francisco (NL) 17 611116114130.26231.508.309
1968 San Francisco (NL) 14 58111821390.31031.534.365
1969 San Francisco (NL) 7 271520020.1857.259.290
1970 San Francisco (NL) 10 318500350.16114.452.297
1971 San Francisco (NL) 12 40111322365.32528.700.491
1972 San Francisco (NL) 2 31200000.6672.667.833
Totals 146 55312216517113910610.298321.580.369



Willie Mays vs. Mets Pitchers
60 results. Click on column header to sort.
NameABH2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
Fisher, Jack 582312450500040.397.690.444
Koosman, Jerry 42501380500016.119.381.260
Jackson, Al 401221060101116.300.400.383
Cisco, Galen 321020310000021.313.656.333
Seaver, Tom 2450001070015.208.208.231
Gentry, Gary 22610420400019.273.864.333
Craig, Roger 18500210110011.278.611.350
Stallard, Tracy 1820102120004.111.222.200
Hook, Jay 181012520000130.5561.667.571
Bearnarth, Larry 17610110000010.353.588.389
McAndrew, Jim 15520140500010.333.667.474
Cardwell, Don 1441011000008.286.571.333
Ribant, Dennis 1410000020011.071.071.067
Willey, Carl 1441001000005.286.357.333
Miller, Bob 1330012030006.231.462.333
Shaw, Bob 1120101010004.182.364.250
Taylor, Ron 1120013310005.182.455.357
Selma, Dick 1130010020006.273.546.273
Moorhead, Bob 1020010020005.200.500.200
Kroll, Gary 931001030004.333.444.400
Parsons, Tom 8400200000010.5001.250.500
Gardner, Rob 800002000000.000.000.200
Anderson, Craig 820010000005.250.625.250
Koonce, Cal 830000001003.375.375.444
NameABH2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
McGraw, Tug 810005220001.125.125.462
Sadecki, Ray 841101110007.500.875.556
Hunter, Willard 7400200100010.5711.429.571
Sutherland, Darrell 620001010002.333.333.429
Frisella, Danny 631101000016.5001.000.500
Wakefield, Bill 520010000005.4001.000.400
MacKenzie, Ken 531011000007.6001.400.667
Sturdivant, Tom 510000000001.200.200.200
Miller, Larry 430010000006.7501.500.750
Spahn, Warren 420010000005.5001.250.500
Hamilton, Jack 420001000002.500.500.600
Williams, Charlie 410001100001.250.250.400
Mizell, Vinegar Bend 420000000002.500.500.500
Matlack, Jon 320001000002.667.667.750
Ryan, Nolan 300000000000.000.000.000
Friend, Bob 321000000003.6671.000.667
Arrigo, Gerry 310000000001.333.333.333
Powell, Grover 310000000001.333.333.333
Eilers, Dave 300000000000.000.000.000
Denehy, Bill 300001020000.000.000.250
Hinsley, Jerry 210100000003.5001.500.500
Reniff, Hal 200000000000.000.000.000
Lary, Frank 200000000000.000.000.000
Daviault, Ray 200001000000.000.000.333
Bethke, Jim 200001000000.000.000.333
NameABH2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
Richardson, Gordie 1100100000041.0004.0001.000
Estrada, Chuck 1100000000011.0001.0001.000
Shaw, Don 1100000000011.0001.0001.000
Hepler, Bill 100000000000.000.000.000
Bauta, Ed 1100000000011.0001.0001.000
Rowe, Don 1100000000011.0001.0001.000
Folkers, Rich 100000000000.000.000.000
Connors, Bill 1100120000041.0004.0001.000
Short, Bill 100000010000.000.000.000
Grzenda, Joe 000001000000.000.0001.000
Taylor, Chuck 000001000000.000.0001.000

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