Catchers and pitchers who tended to start together for the New York Mets

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YearGamesPitcher (starts)As batteryCatcher (starts)
1963162Roger Craig (31)
20
Norm Sherry (52)
1963162Al Jackson (34)
21
Choo Choo Coleman (66)
1964163Al Jackson (31)
13
Hawk Taylor (34)
1972156Gary Gentry (26)
17
Jerry Grote (58)
1974162Jerry Koosman (35)
26
Jerry Grote (92)
1976162Tom Seaver (34)
25
Jerry Grote (88)
1979163Pete Falcone (31)
17
Alex Trevino (33)
1982162Mike Scott (22)
17
John Stearns (79)
1983162Tom Seaver (34)
19
Junior Ortiz (56)
1984162Bruce Berenyi (19)
9
Junior Ortiz (23)
1989162Sid Fernandez (32)
16
Mackey Sasser (48)
1991161Dwight Gooden (27)
19
Charlie O'Brien (56)
1991161Frank Viola (35)
25
Rick Cerone (63)
1992162David Cone (27)
25
Todd Hundley (98)
1992162Dwight Gooden (31)
25
Charlie O'Brien (51)
1995144Bobby Jones (30)
19
Kelly Stinnett (59)
2003161Jae Weong Seo (31)
12
Jason Phillips (26)
2004162Tom Glavine (33)
21
Jason Phillips (72)
2010162R.A. Dickey (26)
16
Josh Thole (51)

Includes all games played 1962-2010.
Selected according to the formula (M - P * C / T) >= 6, where T = team games, P = games started by the pitcher, C = games started by the catcher, and M = mutual starts by the pitcher and catcher. In essence, any battery which started together 6 more times than would have been expected if their individual starts had been distributed randomly is considered to include a personal catcher.
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