METS FANS SHARE THEIR MEMORIES OF THE SEPTEMBER 1, 1974 GAME:Ken Akerman
May 6, 2003
This was clearly the best starting assignment of Tug's career. Relief pitchers like Tug rarely start games today, but Tug did make occasional starts throughout his career with the Mets.
June 1, 2004
This was Henry Aaron's final appearance against the Mets. He batted cleanup and went 1-for-4 against Tug McGraw, who pitched a complete game five-hit shutout for the only shutout of his career. It was also the fifth and final complete game of Tug's career.
Aaron grounded into a double play in the first, singled in the fourth, lined out in the sixth, and popped out in the ninth.
Now it's your turn! Tell us what you remember of this game: