New York Mets: 50 Greatest Players
Since their first game on April 11, 1962, the New York Mets have mesmerized fans with a magical blend of personality, greatness, heartbreak, and heroics. This special film celebrates an all-time roster and honors some of the most Amazin' Mets. As seen on SNY, the New York Mets: 50 Greatest Players salutes talent, grit, charisma, and fan favorites from game one in 1962 right through to today's best - from the Polo Grounds to Shea Stadium to Citi Field.
A blue ribbon panel consisting of Gary Cohen, John Harper, Steve Hirdt, Ralph Kiner, and Howie Rose created the impressive roll call using factors such as statistics, flair, final results, era, and popularity. Also included within New York Mets: 50 Greatest Players is a showcase of the all-time Mets moments and highlights gathered across more than half a century, covering outstanding pitching performances, impressive individual feats, and remarkable postseason heroics.
The program features interviews with Tom Seaver, Terry Collins, Doc Gooden, Art Howe, Mike Hampton, John Olerud, Rod Gaspar, Howie Rose, Joe Benigno, Marty Noble and more.