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CASEY STENGEL, Manager
Number: 37
Casey Stengel was a legend long before he accepted the job of being the first manager. He led the Yankees to seven World Series titles from 1949-1958. The "Old Professor" always had a memorable saying ready for the media, especially after the Amazin's continued to lose games. He once uttered the phrase, "Can't anybody here play this game?," which became the theme for '62 Mets.
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The 1962 Mets

Most teams that finish 40-120-1 are quickly forgotten, but not the 1962 Mets. The 2012 season marks the 50th anniversary of the famed "Lovable Losers." In this gallery, you can "Meet the '62 Mets."

Compiled by Jim Mancari