|1997 UD Collector's Choice Premier Power #PP11|
Single digits til Opening Day for the New York Mets! The Amazins begin the 2015 campaign on April 6 as they visit the nation's capital to take on the Washington Nationals.
Some notable players wore the No. 9 for the Mets throughout club history, including Joe Torre, Gregg Jefferies and Todd Zeile. But, in my opinion, none top former All-Star Todd Hundley, whose 41 home runs in 1996 not only established a Mets record but also set the power standard for catchers (since bested by Javy Lopez in 2003).
Added Knowledge: Todd became the first catcher in Mets history to post multiple-HR seasons when he launched 30 long balls in 1997