1973 New York Mets Roster

The 1973 New York Mets team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1973 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 1973 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1973 New York Mets salary list, a 1973 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1973 New York Mets primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"Some days you tame the tiger, and some days the tiger has you for lunch." - Tug McGraw
1973 New York Mets


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Complete Roster

5-11
170
Right
Right
1950-01-31
5-10
168
Right
Right
1947-10-01
6-00
185
Right
Right
1946-04-10
6-02
208
Left
Right
1942-12-23
6-03
205
Left
Left
1950-01-19
6-02
185
Right
Right
1944-01-11
6-00
185
Left
Right
1944-08-30
6-01
182
Right
Right
1939-02-18
5-11
175
Right
Right
1948-07-07
6-03
190
Right
Right
1947-09-14
5-11
180
Left
Left
1940-12-26
6-01
206
Right
Right
1944-11-17
6-03
205
Left
Left
1946-07-09
6-01
181
Right
Right
1946-10-13
6-03
215
Right
Right
1950-11-30
6-03
175
Right
Right
1950-05-21
6-00
195
Right
Right
1945-08-15
5-10
190
Right
Right
1942-10-06
6-01
185
Right
Left
1949-06-22
195
Right
Right
1943-12-14
6-02
205
Right
Right
1939-08-21
6-00
172
Right
Left
1946-02-23
6-01
190
Right
Right
1942-04-04
5-11
183
Right
Left
1947-12-03
5-11
160
Right
Both
1944-06-06
6-03
215
Left
Left
1944-11-08
6-00
165
Right
Right
1947-12-10
5-11
172
Right
Right
1943-08-21
6-00
185
Left
Left
1949-12-28
6-00
175
Right
Left
1949-06-17
5-11
170
Left
Left
1949-11-22
5-11
185
Left
Left
1942-11-06
6-01
185
Right
Right
1948-11-16
6-00
200
Left
Right
1942-08-04
5-11
180
Right
Right
1931-05-06
5-10
200
Left
Left
1949-06-18
6-02
200
Right
Left
1944-04-01
6-04
190
Right
Right
1946-11-13
5-10
160
Right
Right
1947-04-28
6-00
168
Left
Left
1950-04-21


The 1973 New York Mets played 161 games during the regular season, won 82 games, lost 79 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Shea Stadium (Park Factors: 98/99) where 1,912,390 fans witnessed their 1973 Mets finish the season with a .509 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 1973 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1973 New York Mets salary list, a 1973 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1973 New York Mets primary starters list:


1973 New York Mets
Salaries

Willie Mays $165,000.00
Tom Seaver $130,000.00
Rusty Staub $105,000.00
Jim Fregosi $80,000.00
Felix Millan $80,000.00
Ray Sadecki $40,000.00
Jon Matlack $35,000.00
Jerry May $30,000.00
John Milner $25,000.00
George Theodore $15,200.00
Bob Apodaca $15,000.00
Lute Barnes $15,000.00
Buzz Capra $15,000.00
Rich Chiles $15,000.00
Greg Harts $15,000.00
Ron Hodges $15,000.00
Tommy Moore $15,000.00
Brian Ostrosser $15,000.00
Dave Schneck $15,000.00
Craig Swan $15,000.00
Hank Webb $15,000.00

Did you know that a 1973 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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