Congratulations to Flushing’s own Mr. Met on being named the most popular mascot in sports by Forbes Magazine.
The “veteran, kid-friendly mascot”, they say, “has taken on a greater role during the Mets’ troubled years”. Ain’t that the truth?
Mr. Met beat out the Phillie Phanatic who finished in second place in their rankings.
In other news, Metsblog named the Mets’ letter “M”, the “Best M in Baseball”. Read more here.