Getting right to it... Damion Easley's inside-the-park HR was indeed the 24th in Mets history * 10 at home, 14 on the road * 23 different players. The only one with 2 is Darryl Strawberry * Most is: 5 against the Phillies, 4 against the Reds * First was by Gil Hodges, May 16, 1962 against the Cubs at the Polo Grounds * First at Shea was by Ron Hunt, June 5, 1966 against the Dodgers (Game 1 of doubleheader against Sandy Koufax, while trailing 15-2) * There have been 2 inside-the-park HR to come in walk-off wins. May 16, 1962- Gil Hodges vs Cubs (Felix Mantilla walk-off hit) June 11, 2005- Marlon Anderson vs Angels (Cliff Floyd walk-off HR) * Mets who have had a walk-off HR and an inside-the-park HR: Darryl Strawberry, Dave Kingman, Gil Hodges, Howard Johnson, Kevin Elster, Lee Mazzilli and Steve Henderson * Most HR by a Met who never hit an inside-the-park HR, Mike Piazza, 220, Todd Hundley, 124 * Seasons with more than one: 1962, 1979, 1980, 1982, 2006, all with 2
A blog devoted to cataloguing New York Mets walk-offs and other trivia. For those unaware of the definition of walk-off just replace the term with the words "game-ending" and you should have a much better understanding of the phrase.