Tagged: ‘Mike Piazza’

Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets
July 30th, 2016 at 6:14 PM
The New York Mets (53-49) have a lot of work to do if they hope to get back to the postseason. After scoring only 10 runs in their last five games, the Mets have gone 1-4 in that stretch, including a three game losing streak. The last two of those...

Emotional Mike Piazza Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
July 24th, 2016 at 3:15 PM
After a wait that would be seemingly endless, former New York Mets' catcher Mike Piazza has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Piazza, who was elected this year during his fourth appearance on the ballot, officially received his plaque at the Hall of Fame's induction ceremony this afternoon....

Former New York Mets’ Legends Focus of Documentaries Scheduled to Premiere This Week
July 11th, 2016 at 8:29 AM
***PHOTO1***The All Star Break has arrived in Major League Baseball, so the New York Mets are off for the next four days. Aside from possibly seeing Bartolo Colon or Jeurys Familia pitch in the All Star Game tomorrow night, there won't be any game action for Mets' fans to enjoy...

Three Mets’ Minority Partners Buy Mike Piazza’s 9/11 Jersey for $365,000
April 14th, 2016 at 6:58 PM
The New York Mets caused a public relations fiasco when reports surfaced last week that the team had sold the famous jersey Mike Piazza wore when he hit a game winning home run on September 21, 2001. That game against the Atlanta Braves marked the first professional sporting event held...

Mike Piazza not Happy New York Mets Sold Post 9/11 Jersey
April 6th, 2016 at 8:37 AM
One of the most iconic moments in New York Mets' history came on September 21, 2001. Just ten days after the most devastating terrorist attacks in the country's history, the Mets beat the Atlanta Braves in the first sporting event in New York City since the attacks. The game was...