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Baseball From Shea Stadium’s Inaugural Game
After two seasons at the Polo Grounds, the Mets played the first game at Shea Stadium, their new home, in 1964. They battled the Pittsburgh Pirates well but ultimately lost, 4-3. Manager Casey Stengel ...
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.
Measure Up With the 1969 Mets Ruler
The Mets made history throughout the entire 1969 season, including the very first game of the year on April 8. Shea Stadium was host to the first international MLB game as the expansion Montreal Expos ...
Mets-Colored 1992 Opening Day Baseball
Hardball returned to Shea Stadium for the 1992 season opener, when this commemorative baseball debuted. The Mets lost to the Montreal Expos, 4-0, but according to center fielder Howard Johnson, “If yo ...
Ticket From Seaver’s Return to the Mets
Fans looked forward to Opening Day 1983 as a beloved pitcher was set to start the game. Tom Seaver suited up in a Mets uniform once again, the first time since a mid-season trade in 1977 sent him to t ...
Tuned In: 1971 Mets Press-Radio-TV Guide
What channel are the Mets on today? The 1971 Mets Press-Radio-TV Guide offered a complete broadcast schedule. Along with 1970 season stats, the guide contained info on the newspapers, radio and TV sta ...
Wright’s Jersey From First Citi Field Homer
David Wright wore this jersey as he made history at Citi Field, becoming both the first Met to record a hit and the first Met to record a home run at the ballpark. He notched a double in the 1st innin ...