Tag Archives: Citi Field

Mikkeller to Open Brewery at Citi Field

Denmark-based Mikkeller will open up a 4,000 square-foot brewery and 60-tap bar-restaurant and beer shop at the New York Mets’ Citi Field this fall.  The brewery, Mikkeller NYC, will be the company’s first East Coast location and 32nd location worldwide.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.

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Mets Fan Honors Fellow Fan, Flushing Remains Ballpark by Ballpark

The New York Mets were leading the Philadelphia Phillies, 2-1, after two innings when Tom McDonald stood up from his upper-deck seat at Citi Field.  Read more and view photos here.

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Mets’ Citi Field Revenue Up 30 Percent

New York Mets LogoThe New York Mets’ ballpark-related revenue reported to bondholders rose nearly 30 percent last year thanks to the team’s run to the World Series. The increase marked the end of five consecutive years of declines since Citi Field opened in 2009.  Read more here.

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Introducing the New Coca-Cola Corner at Citi Field

New York Mets LogoThe New York Mets have announced changes at Citi Field for the 2016 season, including the new Coca-Cola Corner.  Read more and view photos here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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Despite On-Field Success, Pepsi Ditching Mets

New York Mets LogoSay farewell to the Pepsi Porch and giant Pepsi sign at Citi Field.  Pepsi, a marquee sponsor at the ballpark since it opened in 2009, will not renew its deal with the New York Mets even though the team finally turned things around on the field.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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Comparing the World Series Ballparks

Kansas City Royals LogoNew York Mets LogoAs the Kansas City Royals and New York Mets prepare to meet in Game 1 of the 2015 MLB World Series on Tuesday, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has posted his annual comparison of the two ballparks we’ll see in this year’s Fall Classic.  An interesting tidbit: Kauffman Stadium and Citi Field rank #4 and #7, respectively, in Mock’s ranking of all 30 MLB stadiums.  Read more here.

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Mets to Install 62% Larger Video Board

New York Mets LogoPRESS RELEASE – The New York Mets announced today they are installing a new Daktronics high definition Citi Field centerfield video board that is 62% larger than the original screen. Beginning this week, Daktronics will design, manufacture and install at Citi Field one of the first 13HD LED centerfield video board displays inside a professional baseball venue that will be 62% bigger Continue reading

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