A short synopsis of the Mets in the 1970s.
1970-72: TREADING WATER
The Mets won 83 games in each of the three seasons after their Amazin' 1969, and although there were flashes of brilliance -- including Tom Seaver's 19-strikeout game against the expansion Padres -- he finished at 20-10 with a truly Amazin' 1.76 ERA, the fans were left wanting more.
After the 1971 season, the...
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