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Original Shea Stadium Home Run Apple
When the Home Run Apple first appeared behind the Shea Stadium center field fence in 1980, its slogan read: “Mets Magic.” Over 28 years at the stadium, countless Mets made the 9-foot-tall apple magica ...
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Mets Invite Youth Baseball to Citi Field
The Mets invited youth baseball players to take a spin around the Citi Field outfield. The iconic Home Run Apple could make good inspiration for the young players working on their own swings. During t ...
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Fans Gear Up for Opening Day 2018
Play ball! Fans showed their excitement on Opening Day 2018, despite the dreary weather. The Mets were ready for action, defeating the St. Louis Cardinals, 9-4, to start the season with a win.
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A Dream Come True at Citi Field
Hi Mom and Dad! Fans appeared on the Citi Field big screen as they strolled along the warning track during a Mets celebration of youth baseball. What young player doesn’t dream of stepping foot on the ...
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A Sea of Orange at Citi Field: 7 Line Army
The 7 Line Army turned out in droves for an outing against the Chicago Cubs. They had a prime spot in right field to watch the Home Run Apple appear after Michael Conforto hit a sixth-inning longball, ...
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We Are Family: Citi Field Family Sunday
Mets fandom is passed down through families. Older generations share their stories of following the Amazin’ Mets with younger fans. Citi Field hosted a Family Sunday in 2018 for groups to create new m ...
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Control Panel for Citi Field Home Run Apple
Located in the Citi Field press box, the mechanism to launch the Home Run Apple is always at the ready during games. Since the ballpark opened in 2009, the Mets have posted two seasons with more than ...
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Home Run Apple Celebrates Mike Piazza
Citi Field hosted a fitting tribute to Mike Piazza with his no. 31 jersey retirement ceremony. Even the iconic Home Run Apple got into the spirit. Piazza made the original Apple rise with 105 home run ...