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2006:Lastings Milledge hit his first major league homerun (a solo homerun) off San Francisco Giants closer Armando Benitez at Shea Stadium in New York.

2008:Raul Casanova was placed on the bereavement list due to the death of his father.

2010:Gary Matthews Jr. was Designated for assignment after batting .190 in 58 ABs.

2010:Both Ruben Tejada and Omir Santos replaced Luis Castillo (On the DL) and Henry Blanco (Bit "Banged Up"). As Santos made his Mets 2010 debut.

2012:Bill Maher became the minority owner of the Mets.

2014:Don Zimmer died at the age of 83.