The righthanded reliever was 3-4 with 13 saves and a 1.48 ERA for the Mets in 1975,
despite suffering a broken nose during the season. He retired after spending all
1978 and '79 on the disabled list with an elbow injury.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»September 29, 1974:
Mets' rookie P Bob Apodaca beats Pittsburgh 7–2 to drop the Bucs into a 1st place tie with the Cardinals.