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METS HALL OF FAME PLAQUE OF SHEA’S NAMESAKE
Though never a team owner or front office executive, the creation of the Mets is due in large part to William Shea. When the Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Giants left for the West Coast in 1958, the c ...
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WILLIAM SHEA IN BRONZE
When the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers left for the West Coast in 1958, William Shea worked to bring National League baseball back to the Big Apple. MLB declined his overtures, and Shea openly ...