The 50 Biggest Fails in New York Mets History

#14. Pick Steve Chilcott Before Reggie Jackson

Date: 6/1966

Draft blunders happen every year, but when you take a guy No. 1 who becomes the first top pick to never play a major league game, and the guy that goes No. 2 goes on to earn the nickname Mr. October, that's a blunder of Mets-ian proportions.

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