A day after the person inside the Mr. Met costume was caught on video making an obscene gesture to a fan, the team said someone else was handling mascot duty at Thursday’s game against Milwaukee. Read more here.
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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.
Sue Lucchi grew up in the Whitestone section of Queens (NY), in a house her grandfather built. She was a passionate New York Mets fan and wore Keith Hernandez‘s No. 17 as she played soccer and softball through high school. Read more here.
The Olympic Stadium could stage a New York Mets Major League baseball game after the Mayor of London declared their owner was “very receptive” to being them being the first team to play in Europe. Read more here.
The 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.
The 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.
Say 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.