1966 New York Mets Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 66-95
Finished 9th in the NL
Attendance: 1,933,834, Avg. 28,027
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Manager: Wes Westrum (66-95)
Location: New York, New York
1966 New York Mets Statistics
1966 New York Mets Results

The New York Mets of the National League ended the 1966 season with a record of 66 wins and 95 losses, finishing ninth in the NL.

The Mets plated 587 runs and allowed 761 runs. Ed Kranepool paced New York with 16 home runs Ken Boyer recorded 61 runs batted in. Ron Hunt topped all regular hitters with a .288 average. Dennis Ribant, Bob Shaw and Jack Fisher led the squad with 11 wins each, while Dennis Ribant recorded a 3.20 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Wes Westrum coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Gerry ArrigoPLLJune 12, 19416'1"185Chicago, IL USA
Larry BearnarthPRRSeptember 11, 19416'2"203New York, NY USA
Ken Boyer3BRRMay 20, 19316'1"190Liberty, MO USA
Eddie BressoudSSRRMay 2, 19326'1"175Los Angeles, CA USA
Choo-Choo ColemanCLRAugust 25, 19355'9"165Orlando, FL USA
Dave EilersPRRDecember 3, 19365'11"188Oldenburg, TX USA
Larry ElliotRFLLMarch 5, 19386'2"200San Diego, CA USA
Jack FisherPRRMarch 4, 19396'2"215Frostburg, MD USA
Shaun FitzmauriceCFRRAugust 25, 19426'0"180Worcester, MA USA
Bob FriendPRRNovember 24, 19306'0"190Lafayette, IN USA
Rob GardnerPRLDecember 19, 19446'1"176Binghamton, NY USA
Greg GoossenCRRDecember 14, 19456'1"210Los Angeles, CA USA
Dallas GreenPLRAugust 4, 19346'5"210Newport, DE USA
Jerry GroteCRROctober 6, 19425'10"185San Antonio, TX USA
Jack HamiltonPRRDecember 25, 19386'0"200Burlington, IA USA
Bud HarrelsonSSBRJune 6, 19445'11"160Niles, CA USA
Bill HeplerPLLSeptember 25, 19456'0"160Covington, VA USA
Jim HickmanOFRRMay 10, 19376'3"192Henning, TN USA
Chuck Hiller2BLROctober 1, 19345'11"170Johnsburg, IL USA
Ron Hunt2BRRFebruary 23, 19416'0"186St. Louis, MO USA
Cleon JonesCFRLAugust 4, 19426'0"185Plateau, AL USA
Lou KlimchockPLROctober 15, 19395'11"180Hostetter, PA USA
Ed Kranepool1BLLNovember 8, 19446'3"205New York, NY USA
Johnny LewisRFLRAugust 10, 19396'1"189Greenville, AL USA
Al LuplowRFLRMarch 13, 19395'10"175Saginaw, MI USA
Tug McGrawPRLAugust 30, 19446'0"170Martinez, CA USA
Roy McMillanSSRRJuly 17, 19295'11"170Bonham, TX USA
Larry MillerPLLJune 19, 19376'0"195Topeka, KS USA
Billy MurphyCFRRMay 7, 19446'1"190Pineville, LA USA
Danny NapoleonLFRRJanuary 11, 19425'11"190Claysburg, PA USA
Dennis RibantPRRSeptember 20, 19415'11"165Detroit, MI USA
Gordie RichardsonPRLJuly 19, 19386'0"185Colquitt, GA USA
Dick RusteckPRLJuly 12, 19416'1"175Chicago, IL USA
Nolan RyanPRRJanuary 31, 19476'2"170Refugio, TX USA
Dick SelmaPRRNovember 4, 19435'11"160Santa Ana, CA USA
Bob ShawPRRJune 29, 19336'2"195Bronx, NY USA
John StephensonCLRApril 13, 19415'11"180South Portsmouth, KY USA
Dick Stuart1BRRNovember 7, 19326'4"212San Francisco, CA USA
Darrell SutherlandPRRNovember 14, 19416'4"169Glendale, CA USA
Ron SwobodaLFRRJune 30, 19446'2"195Baltimore, MD USA
Hawk TaylorCRRApril 3, 19396'1"187Metropolis, IL USA
Ralph TerryPRRJanuary 9, 19366'3"195Big Cabin, OK USA