Author: Drew Costello
July 27, 1975: The Mets release OF Cleon Jones. Jones had been suspended earlier for an insubordination.
July 27, 1990: Mets trade Mike Marshall to the Red Sox for Greg Hansell, Paul Williams and Ed Perozo.
July 27, 2001: Mets trade Turk Wendell and Dennis Cook to the Phillies for Bruce Chen and Adam Walker
July 27, 2002: Mets sign free agent Carlos Gomez
Games and Events:
July 27, 1993: Mets pitcher Brett Saberhagen sprays bleach on reporters as they talk to pitcher Dwight Gooden.
July 27, 2008: Johan Santana throws a complete game and the Mets beat the Cardinals 9-1. It is his first complete game since throwing one at Shea Stadium the year before with the Twins. The win completed a stretch where the Mets took 4 of 6 from the Phillies and Cardinals.
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