1965 New York Mets Roster

The 1965 New York Mets team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1965 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1965 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1965 New York Mets salary list, a 1965 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1965 New York Mets primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1965 New York Mets

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Complete Roster

6-02
203
Right
Right
1941-09-11
6-03
185
Right
Right
1946-11-05
5-11
215
Right
Right
1936-03-07
5-11
188
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Right
1936-12-03
6-02
215
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Right
1939-03-04
6-01
176
Left
Right
1944-12-19
5-10
169
Left
Left
1935-12-25
6-06
220
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Right
1941-07-08
5-11
180
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Right
1930-04-10
6-00
185
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Right
1944-08-30
6-00
195
Left
Left
1937-06-19
6-01
208
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Right
1938-01-23
6-04
188
Right
Right
1943-12-25
6-07
210
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Right
1939-09-13
5-11
175
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Right
1941-09-20
6-00
185
Left
Right
1938-07-19
5-11
175
Right
Right
1943-11-04
6-00
175
Left
Left
1921-04-23
6-04
169
Right
Right
1941-11-14
6-00
175
Right
Right
1931-06-06
5-08
194
Right
Left
1925-05-12
6-00
190
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Right
1938-05-03
5-10
190
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Left
1936-01-20
210
Right
Right
1945-12-14
5-09
185
Right
Right
1936-04-05
5-11
180
Right
Left
1941-04-13
6-02
190
Right
Right
1939-04-03
6-02
190
Right
Left
1946-08-04
5-11
160
Right
Both
1944-06-06
5-11
170
Right
Left
1934-10-01
6-00
186
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Right
1941-02-23
5-10
170
Right
Right
1937-12-27
6-03
215
Left
Left
1944-11-08
5-11
170
Right
Right
1929-07-17
6-00
177
Right
Right
1937-09-15
5-10
176
Right
Right
1935-12-13
6-00
170
Right
Right
1938-08-28
6-04
205
Right
Right
1937-05-10
6-00
200
Left
Right
1942-08-04
6-00
195
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Left
1940-03-13
6-01
189
Right
Left
1939-08-10
5-11
190
Right
Right
1942-01-11
6-02
205
Right
Right
1944-06-30
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The 1965 New York Mets played 162 games during the regular season, won 50 games, lost 112 games, and finished in tenth position. They played their home games at Shea Stadium (Park Factors: 96/100) where 1,768,389 fans witnessed their 1965 Mets finish the season with a .309 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1965 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1965 New York Mets salary list, a 1965 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1965 New York Mets primary starters list:

1965 New York Mets
Salaries

Yogi Berra $35,000.00
Frank Lary $28,000.00
Hawk Taylor $25,000.00
Ron Hunt $20,000.00
Joe Christopher $17,750.00
Carl Willey $16,500.00
Jimmie Schaffer $13,500.00
Ed Kranepool $11,000.00
Johnny Lewis $10,000.00
Dick Selma $6,500.00

1965 New York Mets
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1965 New York Mets Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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