1970 Baseball Replay

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Mets Ship Selma, Lewis to Jacksonville

Filed under New York Mets
June 30, 1966

In surprise moves on successive days, the Mets lopped off two of the young hopefuls – pitcher Dick Selma and outfielder Johnny Lewis. Both were optioned to the Jacksonville farm club in the International League, Selma on June 30 and Lewis the next day. In explaining the Selma situation, Manager Wes Westrum said: “He has


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