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April 5, 1983

Photograph By AP Photo/Richard Drew

Seaver makes a triumphant return to Shea as a Met, throwing six shutout innings in a 2-0 win against Carlton and the Phillies. It's almost 10 years to the day (April 5, 1973) of another Opening Day duel between them. Seaver beat Carlton that day as well.