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A Bobblehead With Mo Vaughn Power
First baseman Mo Vaughn was well into his career when he became a Met in 2002, and his experience showed. In the second game of the season, Vaughn hit his 300th career home run. He followed it up on J ...
A Darling Of A Collectible
At just 24 years of age, Ron Darling was one of the young stars representing the Mets at the 1985 All-Star Game in Minneapolis. Darling wasn’t on the initial roster, but was added when St. Louis Cardi ...
A Golden Rookie
Like any other season, the Mets marketing team planned a full slate of giveaways and promotions for Citi Field in 2020. Unfortunately for all, the COVID-19 pandemic had other ideas and virtually the e ...
A Hall Worthy Tribute
Legendary Mets manager Gil Hodges was finally inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2022 which prompted this tribute from the team. Hodges was a player on the 1962 Mets and slugged the f ...
A Man Of Many Disguises
The 1999 Mets were the first to make the playoffs in more than a decade, yet somehow the most memorable moment from that season happened in June. In a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Shea Stadiu ...
A Mike Lookalike: Mike Piazza Bobblehead
Mike Piazza was a frequent subject of Mets bobblehead giveaways. He donned the team’s home uniform pinstripes from 1998 to 2005.
A Mini Mookie: Mookie Wilson Bobblehead
Fifteen thousand lucky kids walked away from Shea Stadium with a Mookie Wilson bobblehead in 2001. Wilson was first base coach at the time, but he was also well-known as the Mets player who hit a tent ...
A Nod To Nodders
One of the reasons the Mets Single-A affiliate Brooklyn Cyclones exist is nostalgia for the days of the old Brooklyn Dodgers. This bobblehead is also a throwback of sorts. Its design looks similar to ...
A Pro Who Could Throw: Pedro Martinez
With a pitching legacy that included Tom Seaver, Doc Gooden, Jerry Koosman, Jon Matlack and Nolan Ryan, the Mets have had some of the best talent in baseball. The addition of Pedro Martinez in 2005 ad ...
A Reyes Replica: Jose Reyes Bobblehead
Slugger Jose Reyes could teach a master class in triples and steals, leading the league in three-baggers in 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2011 and in stolen bases in 2005, 2006 and 2007. Reyes was known for th ...