1967 New York Mets season

1967 New York Mets season

The 1967 New York Mets season was the 6th regular season for the Mets. They went 61-101 and finished 10th in the National League, 40½ games behind the NL pennant and World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals. They were managed by Wes Westrum and Salty Parker. They played home games at Shea Stadium.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 101 60 -- .627
San Francisco Giants 91 71 10.5 .562
Chicago Cubs 87 74 14 .540
Cincinnati Reds 87 75 14.5 .537
Philadelphia Phillies 82 80 19.5 .506
Pittsburgh Pirates 81 81 20.5 .500
Atlanta Braves 77 85 24.5 .475
Los Angeles Dodgers 73 89 28.5 .451
Houston Astros 69 93 32.5 .426
New York Mets 61 101 40.5 .377

Notable transactions

Roster

1967 New York Mets
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Otis, AmosAmos Otis 19 59 13 .220 0 1

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bennett, DennisDennis Bennett 8 26.1 1 1 5.13 14

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Shaw, DonDon Shaw 40 4 5 3 2.98 44

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Jacksonville Suns International League Bill Virdon
AA Williamsport Mets Eastern League Roy Sievers
A Durham Bulls Carolina League Clyde McCullough
A Winter Haven Mets Florida State League Pete Pavlick
Short-Season A Mankato Mets Northern League Buddy Peterson
Rookie Marion Mets Appalachian League Birdie Tebbetts

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Durham

Notes

References

  • 1967 New York Mets
  • 1967 New York Mets team page at www.baseball-almanac.com