New York Mets award winners and league leaders

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This is a list of award winners and league leaders for the New York Mets professional baseball team.

Contents

Team award[edit]

Team records (single-season and career)[edit]

Team captains[edit]

See: New York Mets#Team Captains

Current Captain: David Wright (Third Base)

Individual awards[edit]

Most Valuable Player Award[edit]

None

Cy Young Award[edit]

Rookie of the Year Award[edit]

Associated Press Manager of the Year Award (discontinued)[edit]

MLB Manager of the Year Award[edit]

none

Hank Aaron Award (top hitter in league)[edit]

HR Leader (NL)[edit]

RBI Leader (NL)[edit]

Batting Title (NL)[edit]

Rawlings Gold Glove Award[edit]

Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award[edit]

See explanatory note at Atlanta Braves award winners and league leaders
Team (all positions)
  • (2012)
  • (2013)
Pitcher (in MLB)

Silver Slugger Award[edit]

Rolaids Relief Man of the Year Award[edit]

See footnote[5]

Major League Triple Crown: Pitching[edit]

See: Major League Baseball Triple Crown

Triple Crown (NL): Pitching[edit]

See: Major League Baseball Triple Crown § Pitching

MLB Comeback Player of the Year Award[edit]

Roberto Clemente Award[edit]

NL All-Stars[edit]

World Series MVP Award[edit]

NLCS MVP Award[edit]

See: National League Championship Series#NLCS results (1969–present) (Series MVP column)

Major League Baseball All-Star Game MVP Award[edit]

Note: This was re-named the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award in 2002.

DHL Hometown Heroes (2006)[edit]

  • Tom Seaver — voted by MLB fans as the most outstanding player in the history of the franchise, based on on-field performance, leadership quality and character value

Sports Illustrated MLB All-Decade Team[edit]

  • Carlos Beltrán, centerfield (2009) (also played with Kansas City and Houston, 2000-04)
  • Johan Santana, starting pitcher (2009) (also played with Minnesota, 2000-07)

Players Choice Awards Outstanding Pitcher (NL)[edit]

The Sporting News Reliever of the Year Award[edit]

Reliever of the Year Award (starting in 2001)[edit]

Fireman of the Year Award (last awarded in 2000)[edit]

Players Choice Awards Outstanding Rookie (NL)[edit]

Baseball America All-Rookie Team[edit]

See: Baseball America#Baseball America All-Rookie Team

Topps All-Star Rookie teams[edit]

Players Choice Awards Comeback Player[edit]

The Sporting News Comeback Player of the Year Award[edit]

Baseball America Major League Executive of the Year[edit]

Other achievements[edit]

Hall of Famers[edit]

See: New York Mets#Baseball Hall of Famers

New York Mets Hall of Fame[edit]

Retired numbers[edit]

See: New York Mets#Retired numbers

Ford C. Frick Award (broadcasters)[edit]

See: New York Mets#Ford C. Frick Award recipients

New York BBWAA chapter awards[edit]

See: New York BBWAA chapter awards

Sid Mercer–Dick Young Player of the Year Award[edit]

Arthur and Milton Richman "You Gotta Have Heart" Award[edit]

Joan Payson Award[edit]

Note: The award is for excellence in community service.

Casey Stengel "You Can Look It Up" Award[edit]

Note: The award is to honor career achievement for those who went home empty-handed at previous dinners.

Joe DiMaggio "Toast of the Town" Award[edit]

The awards is for a player who has become a New York favorite.

William J. Slocum–Jack Lang Award[edit]

Note: The award is for long and meritorious service.

Ben Epstein–Dan Castellano "Good Guy" Award[edit]

Note: The award is for candor and accessibility to writers.

Willie, Mickey and the Duke Award[edit]

Note: The awrd is given to a group of players forever linked in baseball history.

World Baseball Classic All–WBC Team[edit]

Associated Press Athlete of the Year[edit]

  • Tom Seaver, 1969
  • Dwight Gooden, 1985

Sporting News Sportsman of the Year[edit]

See: Sporting News#Sportsman of the Year

Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year Award[edit]

  • Tom Seaver, 1969

Hickok Belt[edit]

See footnote[9]
  • Tom Seaver, 1969

New Jersey Sports Writers Association[edit]

See: New Jersey Sports Writers Association

Minor league system[edit]

Baseball America Minor League Player of the Year[edit]

Sterling Minor League Organizational Player of the Year[edit]

For winners, see Sterling Award.

Sterling Minor League Organizational Pitcher of the Year[edit]

For winners, see Sterling Award.

Sterling Award (team MVPs)[edit]

Note: Each year, nine awards are given – to the MVP on each of the nine minor league affiliates.
For winners, see: Sterling Award.

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b The World Series Trophy was first awarded in 1967. In 1985, it was re-named the Commissioner's Trophy. From 1970 to 1984, the "Commissioner's Trophy" was the name of the award given to the All-Star Game MVP.
  2. ^ The Mets were the first expansion team to win a pennant and also the first to win a World Series title. See List of World Series baseball champions#World Series (modern) appearances by franchise.
  3. ^ The Mets have the most pennants won by an expansion team. See: List of World Series champions § Appearances by club.
  4. ^ The Associated Press Manager of the Year Award was discontinued in 2001.
  5. ^ MLB appears to have dropped the Rolaids Relief Man of the Year Award as an official MLB award, after the 2006 season. Relief Man Award winners (1976–2006). Awards (The Official Site of MLB's Honors and Accolades). MLB Advanced Media, L.P. (MLB.com). Retrieved 2010-06-09. Established in 1976, it does not appear on the MLB.com awards page for the most recent completed season. 2010 Awards. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 2011-08-21. The MLB Delivery Man of the Year Award (initially sponsored by DHL) was first given in 2005 and does appear on the MLB.com awards page for the most recent completed season. Prior to both awards, in 1960, The Sporting News established its Fireman of the Year Award, to recognize the best closer from each league. In 2001, the award was broadened to include all relievers and was re-named The Sporting News Reliever of the Year Award. In 2002, MLB began its This Year in Baseball Awards (TYIB Awards) (for all of MLB, not for each league), including Pitcher of the Year and Setup Man of the Year. In 2004, a Closer of the Year category was added and "Pitcher of the Year" was re-named "Starting Pitcher of the Year". In or about 2000, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum began its Hilton Smith Legacy Award for "Relievers of the Year".
  6. ^ http://m.mlb.com/awards/
  7. ^ Eddy, Matt (October 19, 2010). "Future Big League Stars Highlight All-Rookie Team". Baseball America. Retrieved 2010-11-02. 
  8. ^ Eddy, Matt (October 21, 2011). "Infield, Pitching Staff Highlight 2011 Rookie Team". Baseball America. Retrieved 2011-11-08. 
  9. ^ The Hickok Belt trophy was awarded to the top professional athlete of the year in the U.S., from 1950 to 1976.
  10. ^ Barmakian, Ed (January 25, 2009). "New York Mets' David Wright tells New Jersey Sports Writers Association he's excited about World Baseball Classic". NJ.com (New Jersey On-Line LLC). The Star-Ledger. Retrieved 2011-01-19.