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New York Mets sold Dale Murray to the Montreal Expos on August 30, 1979.

New York Mets traded Kevin Brown and Julio Machado to the Milwaukee Brewers for Charlie O'Brien and Kevin Carmody on August 30, 1990.

Montreal Expos claimed Orlando Mercado of the New York Mets on waivers on August 30, 1990.

New York Mets traded Nikco Riesgo and Rocky Elli to the Philadelphia Phillies for Tom Herr on August 30, 1990.

New York Mets traded Archie Corbin to the Kansas City Royals for Pat Tabler on August 30, 1990.

New York Mets traded Nelson Cruz to the Oakland Athletics for Jorge Velandia on August 30, 2000.

New York Mets traded Victor Diaz to the Texas Rangers for Mike Nickeas on August 30, 2006.

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Ryota Igarashi
Born: May 28, 1979
at Chiba, Japan
Years with Mets: 2010, 2011
79 games. 5 - 2, 5.74
67 strikeouts, 0 saves

Mets Records vs. Opponents in 1977
Opponent W L T Pct.
Chicago Cubs 9 9 0 .500
Montreal Expos 8 10 0 .444
St. Louis Cardinals 8 10 0 .444
San Francisco Giants 7 5 0 .583
San Diego Padres 6 6 0 .500
Houston Astros 6 6 0 .500
Philadelphia Phillies 5 13 0 .278
Atlanta Braves 5 7 0 .417
Los Angeles Dodgers 4 8 0 .333
Pittsburgh Pirates 4 14 0 .222
Cincinnati Reds 2 10 0 .167

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