5 trivia questions about Mark McGwire and the Mets, that have nothing to do with Steve Trachsel. 1- Mark McGwire's first career home run came in 1986 against a former Met, whose first name starts with W. Name him. 2- Mark McGwire's 50th home run in 1998 came against the Mets, and the pitcher who allowed it had a first name that starts with W. Name him. 3- Mark McGwire's 400th career home run came in 1998, also against the Mets. The pitcher who allowed it had 16 Ws that season. Name him. 4- Mark McGwire's 50th home run in 1999 came against the Mets. The pitcher who allowed it had a 3-letter last name, and had 1 career W with the Mets. Name him. 5- The pitcher who allowed the most home runs to McGwire is a former Met lefty. He pitched one miserable season for the Mets, in which he had 7 Ws. He did not allow a homer to McGwire while with the Mets. Name him.
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.