Tag: 1986

Mets To Stream ’86 World Series Pre-Game Ceremony On Saturday

An article by posted on May 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Stream ’86 World Series Pre-Game Ceremony On Saturday

The New York Mets today announced that mets.com will exclusively stream the pregame ceremony this Saturday night celebrating the 30th anniversary of the 1986 World Championship Team beginning at 6:15 p.m. The ceremony will commemorate the achievements of one of the most legendary and beloved teams in New York sports history. The Mets have invited all […]

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MMO Fan Shot: A New York Mets Time Warp

An article by posted on April 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: A New York Mets Time Warp

An MMO Fan Shot by by Laura (mookie4ever) I’ve always been fascinated with the science fiction concept of time travel, and its potential effect on the present if you went back in time and changed anything. Being a Trekkie as an idealistic kid, the Star Trek episodes that included time travel caught my attention the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Fall To Phillies 5-2 In Rubber Match

An article by posted on April 10, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Fall To Phillies 5-2 In Rubber Match

The New York Mets (2-3) were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies (2-4) by a score of 5-2 in the rubber match of the opening home series.  The Mets wore their 1986 replica jerseys and just like the 1986 club, the Mets will open up their season with a record of 2-3. Pitching: Today, the Mets struggled […]

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Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

An article by posted on March 12, 2016 0 Comments
Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

Thirty years ago, prior to one of the most magical season in New York Mets team history, a young shortstop by the name of Kevin Elster was the Mets #1 prospect according to Baseball America. Elster became one of three players on this Top 10 list to play for the Mets in the 1986 championship season. Here […]

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Mets To Wear 1986 Uniforms For All Sunday Home Games

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Wear 1986 Uniforms For All Sunday Home Games

The New York Mets officially announced that the team will wear their 1986 throwback uniforms for every Sunday home game at Citi Field this season. Original Report In honor of the 30th anniversary of their last World Championship, the Mets will wear their 1986 uniforms multiple times throughout this season, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN […]

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Mets To Celebrate 30 Year Anniversary Of 1986 World Series Team

An article by posted on January 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Celebrate 30 Year Anniversary Of 1986 World Series Team

The New York Mets today announced a 30th anniversary celebration of the 1986 World Championship team Memorial Day Weekend May 27-29 vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field. The Mets will commemorate the achievements of one of the most legendary and beloved teams in New York sports history with special promotional giveaways and in-ballpark […]

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Everything’s Coming Up Mets!

An article by posted on October 24, 2015 0 Comments
Everything’s Coming Up Mets!

Shea Stadium Memorabilia from The Rashbaum Collection On view from October 8 to November 29, 2015 The objects and images in this front-room display at The City Reliquary offer a tangible history of the New York Mets and of Shea Stadium, the team’s former home from 1964 until its demolition in 2008. Shea Stadium was […]

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No Lasting Remembrance For Mets Owner Who Revived The Franchise

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
No Lasting Remembrance For Mets Owner Who Revived The Franchise

Richard Sandomir of the NY Times writes about the Mets decision to not honor former owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. with a memorial patch. Doubleday, who was a major part of the team for 22 years, passed away in June this year. With New York’s incredible success in the 1980′s, Doubleday is one of the most […]

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Mets 8-3 Start Historically Leads to Good Results

An article by posted on April 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets 8-3 Start Historically Leads to Good Results

The Mets beat the Marlins again on Friday night by a score of 4-1 to start the season 8-3. They’ve now won six straight games for the first time since April 21-27, 2011, and they currently have the longest winning streak in the Major Leagues. While it’s still early in the season, Mark Simon of ESPN […]

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Sandy Alderson’s Remarkable Autonomy Window

An article by posted on March 15, 2015 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson’s Remarkable Autonomy Window

My coming of age as a Mets fan evolved, as it were … When I was young I had no idea why the Mets might be good or bad or mediocre. As I got older, unlike my Dad who was preoccupied strictly with events on the field, I began to be aware of problems with […]

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You Know You Miss Baseball…

An article by posted on December 24, 2014 0 Comments
You Know You Miss Baseball…

This is a funny time of year. The previous baseball season is now well in the books and fading fast in the rear-view mirror while next season is still too far of for even the earliest of prognostics to hit the scene. It’s a kind of baseball limbo where there is little but a frosty […]

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