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post #11 of 27 (permalink) Old 07-14-2006, 02:02 AM Thread Starter
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Ads On The Polo Grounds Walls

Here is a photo from 1963 showing the ads on the polo grounds outfield walls. you can also see the awning that is covering the pitchers bullpen in fair play at the polo grounds.the mets are playing the cincinnati reds.
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Al Jackson

Here is a nice photo of one of the leaders of the mets pitching staff in 1962 and 1963 Al Jackson. the other 2 leaders for the mets were Roger Craig and Jay Hook.
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8-24-1963

Here is a great photo of Casey Stengel taken at wrigley field on 8-24-1963 before the mets at chicago cubs game.
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4-9-1963

The new york mets open the 1963 season on 4-9-1963. they play the st louis cardinals at the polo grounds. the cardinals win the game 7-0 on Ernie Broglios 2 hitter.

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4-11-1963

Duke Snider hits his first homer as a new york met in a 6-1 loss to Warren Spahn at milwaukee.

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4-19-1963

On this day Ed Kranepool hits his first homerun off of Bob Shaw.Ron Hunt hits a 2 run double in the 9th inning as the mets beat milwaukee 5-4 at the polo grounds. this is the mets first win of the 1963 season after lossing there first 8 games.

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4-24-1963

Carl Willey becomes the first met righthander to throw a shutout.Ron Hunt hits his first homerun in a mets 2-0 victory over the cubs.

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4-25-1963

Frank Thomas hits a homerun to give Roger Craig his first victory of the season in a 3-2 victory over the chicago cubs.

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4-29-1963

Roger Craig beats the los angles dodgers 4-2 at the polo grounds. Craigs Next victory would come 18 losses and three months later.

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5-3-1963

The mets lose to the giants 6-5 in 10 innings on Willie Mays night at the polo grounds.Duke snider hit 2 homeruns for the mets in front of a crowd of 49,431 at the polo grounds.

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