New York Mets All-Time Lists

New York Mets best players at each position since the year 2000

By Michael Carballeira
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 10: Exterior of Citi Field on August 10, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 10: Exterior of Citi Field on August 10, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) /
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NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 28: The Mets take part in a post game ceremony after the last regular season baseball game ever played in Shea Stadium against the Florida Marlins on September 28, 2008 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Mets plan to start next season at their new stadium Citi Field after playing in Shea for over 44 years. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images) /

Even though the last twenty years haven’t included a championship, some of the greatest New York Mets ever have suited up for the franchise.

There have been many greats to put on the New York Mets uniform and many fan favorites. The franchise has seen players such as Darryl Strawberry, Doc Gooden, Tom Seaver, Nolan Ryan, Gary Carter the list goes on.

Each Mets great gave memories that we as fans will never forget whether it was bringing a World Series to Flushing or just bringing pure dominance to the club. The Mets history has seen Cy Young winners, Rookie of the Year winners, and batting title champs.

Some of these we have even seen in recent times. Since 2000, it has been mostly a dark period for the Mets. They did make two World Series appearances in 2000 and 2015 but they have only seen the postseason four times in that time frame; one being an elimination in a one-game Wild Card round.

During these times we also have seen many great memories from certain players. Players that were happy to be a New York Met and gave the crowds at Shea Stadium and Citi Field moments they will never forget.

Some fan favorites of the 2000s are players such as Wilmer Flores, Endy Chavez, Paul Lo Duca, Johan Santana, and Curtis Granderson. These players were not perennial all-stars while being on the Mets but they played hard every game and gave fans a reason to cheer for them.

Yes, I know that small list may turn heads but I never said they were great. Now here we are going to take a look at the greatest Mets at each position since 2000.

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