Alright guys it’s time for todays “Oh the pain!!” edition of “This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty”. So for a few moments lets put away our cyanide pills and our nooses and enjoy the peace and quiet before today’s game.
Celebrating a birthday today is original Mets pitcher Craig Anderson (1938)
New York Mets traded infielder Charlie ” Curley” Neal and catcher Sammy “Slamming” Taylor to the Cincinnati Reds for backstop Jesse ” He’s a “Gonder on July 1, 1963.
New York Mets released World Series and New York native Champion Al “Guy” Weis on July 1, 1971.
New York Mets signed free agent Alex “5 tool player my a$$” Escobar on July 1, 1995.
New York Mets traded Roberto “Loogy” Alomar to the Chicago White Sox for Edwin “DEL” Almonte, Royce “brass ” Ring and Andrew Salvo on July 1, 2003.
Okay now i’m Pleading” COME BACK MO VAUGHN !!! COME BACK WE NEED YOUR HEFTY BAT AND SVELTE ( SARCASM) FRAME !!!!