1995 New York Mets season

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1995 New York Mets
Major League affiliations
Other information
Owner(s) Fred Wilpon and Nelson Doubleday, Jr.
General manager(s) Joe McIlvaine
Manager(s) Dallas Green
Local television WWOR-TV/SportsChannel New York
(Ralph Kiner, Tim McCarver, Fran Healy, Rusty Staub, Gary Thorne)
Local radio WFAN
(Bob Murphy, Gary Cohen, Howie Rose)
WXLX (spanish)
(Juan Alicea, Renato Morffi)
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The New York Mets' 1995 season was the 34th regular season for the Mets. They went 69-75 and finished 2nd in the NL East. They were managed by Dallas Green. They played home games at Shea Stadium.


  • November 18, 1994: Paul Byrd was traded by the Cleveland Indians with a player to be named later, Jerry Dipoto, and Dave Mlicki to the New York Mets for Jeromy Burnitz and Joe Roa. The Cleveland Indians sent Jesus Azuaje (minors) (December 6, 1994) to the New York Mets to complete the trade.[1]
  • December 7, 1994: Jarvis Brown was signed as a Free Agent with the New York Mets.[2]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL East W L Pct. GB
Atlanta Braves 90 54 .625 --
New York Mets 69 75 .479 21
Philadelphia Phillies 69 75 .479 21
Florida Marlins 67 76 .469 22½
Montreal Expos 66 78 .458 24

Opening Day roster[edit]

  • Bobby Bonilla
  • Rico Brogna
  • Brett Butler
  • Carl Everett
  • Todd Hundley
  • Jeff Kent
  • Bret Saberhagen
  • David Segui
  • José Vizcaíno [3]


  • April 11, 1995: Brett Butler signed as a Free Agent with the New York Mets.[4]
  • May 29, 1995: Jarvis Brown was released by the New York Mets.[2]
  • June 1, 1995: Aaron Rowand was drafted by the New York Mets in the 40th round of the 1995 amateur draft, but did not sign.[5]
  • June 5, 1995: Josías Manzanillo was selected off waivers by the New York Yankees from the New York Mets.[6]
  • July 28, 1995: Bobby Bonilla was traded by the New York Mets with a player to be named later to the Baltimore Orioles for Damon Buford and Alex Ochoa. The New York Mets sent Jimmy Williams (minors) (August 16, 1995) to the Baltimore Orioles to complete the trade.[7]
  • July 31, 1995: Bret Saberhagen was traded by the New York Mets with a player to be named later to the Colorado Rockies for Juan Acevedo and Arnold Gooch (minors). The New York Mets sent David Swanson (minors) (August 4, 1995) to the Colorado Rockies to complete the trade.[8]
  • August 18, 1995: Brett Butler was traded by the New York Mets to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Dwight Maness (minors) and Scott Hunter (minors).[4]


1995 New York Mets
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats[edit]


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
Carl Everett 79 289 75 .260 12 54

Other batters[edit]

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers[edit]
Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Norfolk Tides International League Toby Harrah
AA Binghamton Mets Eastern League John Tamargo
A St. Lucie Mets Florida State League Rafael Landestoy
A Capital City Bombers South Atlantic League Howie Freiling
Short-Season A Pittsfield Mets New York–Penn League Ron Gideon
Rookie Kingsport Mets Appalachian League John Gibbons
Rookie GCL Mets Gulf Coast League John Stephenson



  1. ^ Paul Byrd Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ a b http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/brownja03.shtml
  3. ^ 1995 New York Mets Roster by Baseball Almanac
  4. ^ a b Brett Butler Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/r/rowanaa01.shtml
  6. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/m/manzajo01.shtml
  7. ^ Bobby Bonilla Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  8. ^ Bret Saberhagen Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  9. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

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