1976 New York Mets Roster

The 1976 New York Mets team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1976 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 1976 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1976 New York Mets salary list, a 1976 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1976 New York Mets primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

5-11
170
Right
Right
1950-01-31
6-03
180
Right
Left
1953-06-01
6-01
192
Right
Right
1953-08-15
6-00
155
Left
Left
1947-11-23
6-02
208
Left
Right
1942-12-23
6-00
190
Right
Right
1946-08-17
6-00
210
Left
Both
1940-09-12
6-03
205
Left
Left
1950-01-19
6-01
195
Left
Right
1952-10-01
5-11
185
Right
Right
1941-07-08
6-01
206
Right
Right
1944-11-17
6-03
215
Right
Right
1950-11-30
6-03
175
Right
Right
1950-05-21
5-10
190
Right
Right
1942-10-06
6-01
185
Right
Left
1949-06-22
6-02
190
Right
Right
1949-12-02
6-00
185
Right
Right
1951-08-21
5-11
165
Right
Right
1951-02-02
5-11
183
Right
Left
1947-12-03
5-11
160
Right
Both
1944-06-06
6-00
178
Right
Right
1949-07-11
6-03
215
Left
Left
1944-11-08
5-11
172
Right
Right
1943-08-21
6-01
185
Right
Left
1950-08-19
6-00
195
Right
Right
1950-01-06
6-02
212
Right
Right
1940-07-18
6-01
185
Right
Right
1951-02-07
6-00
175
Left
Left
1948-06-09
6-02
190
Left
Left
1952-12-09
6-00
185
Right
Right
1948-11-16
5-10
175
Left
Left
1950-01-03
6-06
210
Right
Right
1948-12-21
5-10
165
Right
Right
1952-05-23
6-01
185
Right
Both
1955-03-25
6-00
185
Left
Left
1949-12-28
6-01
180
Left
Left
1944-12-09
6-00
185
Right
Right
1951-11-10
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The 1976 New York Mets played 162 games during the regular season, won 86 games, lost 76 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Shea Stadium (Park Factors: 94/94) where 1,468,754 fans witnessed their 1976 Mets finish the season with a .531 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 1976 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1976 New York Mets salary list, a 1976 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1976 New York Mets primary starters list:

1976 New York Mets
Salaries

Tom Seaver $225,000.00
Mickey Lolich $125,000.00
Joe Torre $105,000.00
Jerry Koosman $100,000.00
Jerry Grote $95,000.00
Dave Kingman $90,000.00
Jon Matlack $90,000.00
Felix Millan $90,000.00
Bud Harrelson $75,000.00
Ed Kranepool $75,000.00
John Milner $60,000.00
Wayne Garrett $51,000.00
Bob Apodaca $40,000.00
John Stearns $35,000.00
Craig Swan $35,000.00
Skip Lockwood $32,500.00
Rick Baldwin $30,000.00
Ron Hodges $30,000.00
Mike Vail $25,000.00
Benny Ayala $19,000.00
Billy Baldwin $19,000.00
Bruce Boisclair $19,000.00
Leon Brown $19,000.00
Nino Espinosa $19,000.00
Leo Foster $19,000.00
Jay Kleven $19,000.00
Lee Mazzilli $19,000.00
Bob Myrick $19,000.00
Roy Staiger $19,000.00

Did you know that a 1976 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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