1991 New York Mets season

1991 New York Mets season

The 1991 New York Mets season was the 30th regular season for the Mets. They went 77-84 and finished fifth in the National League East. They were managed by Bud Harrelson and Mike Cubbage. They played home games at Shea Stadium.

Offseason

Regular season

Howard Johnson set the Mets record for most RBIs in one season with 117.

Opening Day starters

Season standings

Team Wins Losses Win % GB
Pittsburgh Pirates 98 64 .605 0
St. Louis Cardinals 84 78 .519 14.0
Philadelphia Phillies 78 84 .481 20.0
Chicago Cubs 77 83 .481 20.0
New York Mets 77 84 .478 20.5
Montreal Expos 71 90 .441 26.5

Notable transactions

Roster

1991 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
C Cerone, RickRick Cerone 90 227 62 .273 2 16
1B Magadan, DaveDave Magadan 124 418 108 .258 4 51
2B Jefferies, GreggGregg Jefferies 136 486 132 .272 9 62
3B Johnson, HowardHoward Johnson 156 564 146 .259 38 117
SS Elster, KevinKevin Elster 115 348 84 .241 6 36
LF McReynolds, KevinKevin McReynolds 143 522 135 .259 16 74
CF Coleman, VinceVince Coleman 72 278 71 .255 1 17
RF Brooks, HubieHubie Brooks 103 357 85 .238 16 50

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
Gardner, JeffJeff Gardner 13 37 6 .162 0 1
Carr, ChuckChuck Carr 12 11 2 .182 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

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

Awards and honors

League leaders

All-Stars

1991 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tidewater Tides International League Steve Swisher
AA Williamsport Bills Eastern League Clint Hurdle
A St. Lucie Mets Florida State League John Tamargo
A Columbia Mets South Atlantic League Tim Blackwell
Short-Season A Pittsfield Mets New York-Penn League Jim Thrift
Rookie Kingsport Mets Appalachian League Andre David
Rookie GCL Mets Gulf Coast League Junior Roman
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Columbia[7]

References

External links

  • 1991 New York Mets
  • 1991 New York Mets team page at www.baseball-almanac.com