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Home At Last: Casey Stengel Signed Ball
Date: April 17, 1964
The Mets opened the 1964 season at a new home: Shea Stadium. This ball was used in the first game at the stadium, a 4-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Skippered by Casey Stengel, the Mets would finish with a 33-48 home record that season.
( C ) New York Mets (photo by Heritage Werks)