Tag: Mike Piazza

Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

Great news on the 9/11 Mike Piazza jersey flap. Thanks to the efforts of three huge Mets fans, the jersey will soon be back in New York where it belongs. According to Kevin Kernan of the NY Post, Anthony Scaramucci, Tony Lauto and an anonymous third business partner, came to an agreement in principle Thursday […]

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Piazza Readies For Hall Of Fame Induction

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Piazza Readies For Hall Of Fame Induction

New York Mets legend, Mike Piazza will be inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame on July 24th of this year. Ahead of that date, Piazza recently went to tour the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown and spoke about his feelings on being elected with John Kelkis of Fox Sports. ”It’s a little overwhelming,” Piazza […]

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Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

On Sunday, the New York Mets hosted a clinic for the St. Lucie Special Olympics at Tradition Field. The feel of the event can be summed up with a quote from Special Olympics regional director Jeff Hancock, who said, “This is beyond amazing. The opportunities that our athletes in the Special Olympics have because of […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Looking Forward To Working With Mike Piazza Again

An article by posted on February 28, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Looking Forward To Working With Mike Piazza Again

Former Mets catcher and newly inducted Hall of Famer Mike Piazza will arrive to New York Mets Spring Training camp on Sunday to serve as a guest instructor for a few days. There may be no player more excited to see the former Mets All Star catcher than the current team catcher himself, Travis d’Arnaud. […]

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Mets To Retire Mike Piazza’s No. 31 This Summer At Citi Field

An article by posted on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Retire Mike Piazza’s No. 31 This Summer At Citi Field

The New York Mets today announced they will retire Mike Piazza’s #31 uniform number Saturday night, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. before the Mets host the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field. Tickets are on sale now at Mets.com/Piazza or by calling (718) 507-TIXX. The Mets will commemorate the Hall of Fame career of the legendary […]

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Proving Piazza Didn’t Use Steroids

An article by posted on January 8, 2016 0 Comments
Proving Piazza Didn’t Use Steroids

There have been some irresponsible opinions that Mike Piazza‘s election to the Hall of Fame means it will pave the way for  known steroid users to be elected to the Hall of Fame. This premise contains one potential logic fallacy. It presupposes Piazza used steroids. Did he? Let’s start with the case against him. There are no reports, investigations, or […]

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Mike Piazza To Have Number Retired At Citi Field

An article by posted on January 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza To Have Number Retired At Citi Field

A quick update to yesterday’s big news… According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets plan to retire Mike Piazza’s number this season in a ceremony at Citi Field. Rubin says no official date has been set as of yet, but that the Mets are talking to Piazza’s people to confirm a date […]

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Mike Piazza Will Be Inducted To Hall of Fame As A Met

An article by posted on January 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Will Be Inducted To Hall of Fame As A Met

Great news! It looks like the Hall of Fame has let the cat out of the bag a bit too early, and that Mike Piazza will be wearing a New York Mets cap on his HOF Plaque in Cooperstown. The National Baseball Hall of Fame website has just updated their page and listed Mike Piazza […]

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Mike Piazza Humbled and Honored By Hall Of Fame Selection

An article by posted on January 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Humbled and Honored By Hall Of Fame Selection

So you just got home from a long day at the office and you missed all the excitement as Mike Piazza finally got elected to the Hall of Fame earlier this evening?  Well have no fear, we’ve got you covered. The Baseball Writers Association of America punched Piazza’s ticket to Cooperstown after he received 83.0 […]

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HOF Tracker: Support For Mike Piazza Slips To 87.2 Percent

An article by posted on January 3, 2016 0 Comments
HOF Tracker: Support For Mike Piazza Slips To 87.2 Percent

I’m not feeling as confident about Mike Piazza getting into Cooperstown this year as I was five days ago. I still believe he’ll squeak in but this latest round of public balloting hasn’t been too kind to Mikey J. 40 more ballots have become public and when you have BBWAA voters like Jon Morosi and […]

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