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THE AMAZIN’ NEW YORK METS PENNANT
The Mets proved just how Amazin’ they could be during 1969 season. They edged out the Chicago Cubs for the NL East division title, easily swept the Atlanta Braves in the NLCS, and topped the 109-win B ...
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ALL THE INFO ON ’63 METS
The 1963 Press-Radio-TV Guide introduced two Mets mainstays: Shea Stadium and Mr. Met. The Mets were playing at the Polo Grounds in 1963, but the team was preparing to move into the shiny new Shea Sta ...
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FRAZIER AND THE SPIRIT OF ’76
Mr. Met was really feeling the Spirit of ’76! The beloved big-headed mascot adopted a patriotic pose for the 1976 Mets Press-Radio-TV Guide. New manager Joe Frazier struck a pose of his own, having re ...
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BATTING WITH MR. MET
Aside from greeting fans at Shea Stadium, Mr. Met made his way onto gear and memorabilia over the years, such as this batting helmet.
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MR. MET PREPARES FOR TAKEOFF ON STAFF SIGN
Mets staff took creative measures to rally fans at Shea Stadium. A sign with Mr. Met “hanging tough” on an airplane may have been a reference to a New Kids on the Block album.
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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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YOUNG FANS MAKEOVER MR. MET
Mr. Met has donned a variety of costumes over the years, but perhaps these young fans decorated him best. The coloring sheets were part of the festivities of a Family Sunday at Citi Field. The Mets go ...
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AN OUTING AT THE PLAYGROUND WITH ’97 METS
Before they reached MLB, Mets players got their start on sandlots and with little leagues. Some aspiring players joined Alex Ochoa, coach Bruce Benedict and Alberto Castillo during a RGMV Kings clinic ...
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VINTAGE “MEET THE METS” RECORD
The Mets began selling copies of their official song on 45 RPM records in 1963, only a year after the team was formed. Fans could purchase records for a dollar at the Polo Grounds, the Mets’ temporary ...
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METS OFFICIAL SONG ON A CD
The Mets’ official song evolved with the times. When the Mets first formed in 1962, most people listened to music on records. By the 1980s, cartridges and cassettes had taken over, and by the 1990s, t ...