1976 New York Mets Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 86-76
Finished 3rd in the NL's East Division
Attendance: 1,470,364, Avg. 19,347
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Manager: Joe Frazier (86-76)
Location: New York, New York
1976 New York Mets Statistics
1976 New York Mets Results

The New York Mets of the National League ended the 1976 season with a record of 86 wins and 76 losses, finishing third in the NL's East Division.

The Mets paced the circuit with just 538 runs allowed. New York scored 615 runs. Dave Kingman walloped 37 home runs for the squad, and John Milner added 20 or more, too. Dave Kingman drove in 86 runs. Felix Millan led all regular hitters with a .282 average. Jerry Koosman topped the squad with 21 wins, while Jon Matlack, too contributed 15 or more wins, too Tom Seaver recorded a 2.59 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Joe Frazier coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bob ApodacaPRRJanuary 31, 19505'11"170Los Angeles, CA USA
Benny AyalaRFRRFebruary 7, 19516'1"185Yauco, P.R.
Billy BaldwinLFLLJune 9, 19486'0"175Tazewell, VA USA
Rick BaldwinPLRJune 1, 19536'3"180Fresno, CA USA
Bruce BoisclairOFLLDecember 9, 19526'2"185Putnam, CT USA
Leon BrownCFRRNovember 16, 19486'0"185Sacramento, CA USA
Jim DwyerRFLLJune 3, 19505'10"165Evergreen Park, IL USA
Nino EspinosaPRRAugust 15, 19536'1"192Villa Altagracia, Sa D.R.
Leo FosterIFRRFebruary 2, 19515'11"165Covington, KY USA
Wayne Garrett3BLRDecember 3, 19475'11"175Brooksville, FL USA
Jerry GroteCRROctober 6, 19425'10"185San Antonio, TX USA
Tom HallPLLNovember 23, 19476'0"150Thomasville, NC USA
Bud HarrelsonSSBRJune 6, 19445'11"160Niles, CA USA
Jack HeidemannSSRRJuly 11, 19496'0"175Brenham, TX USA
Ron HodgesCLRJune 22, 19496'1"185Rocky Mount, VA USA
Dave KingmanRFRRDecember 21, 19486'6"210Pendleton, OR USA
Jay KlevenCRRDecember 2, 19496'2"190Oakland, CA USA
Jerry KoosmanPRLDecember 23, 19426'2"205Appleton, MN USA
Ed Kranepool1BLLNovember 8, 19446'3"205New York, NY USA
Skip LockwoodPRRAugust 17, 19466'1"175Roslindale, MA USA
Mickey LolichPBLSeptember 12, 19406'1"170Portland, OR USA
Pepe MangualCFRRMay 23, 19525'10"157Ponce, P.R.
Jon MatlackPLLJanuary 19, 19506'3"205West Chester, PA USA
Lee MazzilliCFBRMarch 25, 19556'1"180New York, NY USA
Felix Millan2BRRAugust 21, 19435'11"172Yabucoa, P.R.
John MilnerLFLLDecember 28, 19496'0"185Atlanta, GA USA
Bob MyrickPRLOctober 1, 19526'1"195Hattiesburg, MS USA
Mike PhillipsSSLRAugust 19, 19506'0"170Beaumont, TX USA
Ken SandersPRRJuly 8, 19415'11"168St. Louis, MO USA
Tom SeaverPRRNovember 17, 19446'1"195Fresno, CA USA
Roy Staiger3BRRJanuary 6, 19506'0"195Tulsa, OK USA
John StearnsCRRAugust 21, 19516'0"185Denver, CO USA
Craig SwanPRRNovember 30, 19506'3"215Van Nuys, CA USA
Joe Torre1BRRJuly 18, 19406'2"212Brooklyn, NY USA
Del UnserCFLLDecember 9, 19446'1"180Decatur, IL USA
Mike VailRFRRNovember 10, 19516'1"180San Francisco, CA USA
Hank WebbPRRMay 21, 19506'3"175Copiague, NY USA