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The New York Mets won their first game in franchise history on April 23, 1962 in Pittsburgh by the score of 9-1. The win gave them a win loss record of 1-9.

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The New Mets first game was on April 11, 1962. They lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 4-11.

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2000 ... the Yankees won 4 games to 1.

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What year did the New York Yankees play the New York Mets in the World Series?

The New York Yankees beat The New York Mets in the 2000 World Series 4 games to 1.

Who played in the 2000 worlds series?

The 2000 World Series was a rare matchup between the New York Yankees and the New York Mets-- the first crosstown World Series since 1989 and the first for New York since 1956, before the Mets were even created! The Yankees went on to win their 26th World Series title that year; their last in the old stadium.

Who won the Major League Baseball World Series in the year 2000?

The New York Yankees won the 2000 World Series over the New York Mets, 4 games to 1.

What team is better the New York Yankees or the New York Mets?

The NY Yankees have 27 world series wins and the NY Mets have only two world series wins.

Why are the Mets poor?

The Mets aren't poor. Neither are the Yankees or any other team. The mets make a lot of money from the souvenirs because they have a lot of fans. And for the record, the Yankees beat the mets in the world series count by up to 24 because the Yankees have 26 world series and the Mets have only 2.

Who did the Yankees beat in the 2000 World Series?

The New York Mets

What team played in the 2000 world series?

The New York Yankees and the New York Mets, The Yankees won!

Who did the Yankees lose to in the 2000 World Series?

The Yankees won the 2000 World Series, defeating the New York Mets 4 games to 1.

Do you like the mets or Yankees?

No the Yankees have more money to spend and are a better team. The Yankees have beaten the Mets in the World Series, the subway series. The Yankees are probably the best team in baseball, because they have the most money to spend hiring great players.

Was there ever been a subway series World Series?

Yes, in 2000 when the Yankees defeated the Mets

Did the Mets win the World Series in 2000?

The New York Mets were in the 2000 World Series, but lost to the New York Yankees, 4 games to 1.