They play the goal song when they score. The victory song when they win. And when they are winning at the bottom of the third they play sweet Caroline-Neil Diamond. But lately, they've been playing sweet Caroline instead of the victory song.
You can get in touch with any baseball player simply by writing to them care of their home ballfield. Example, to get in touch with Derek Jeter, you would write to: Derek Jeter c/o New York Yankees 161 Street and River Avenue Bronx, NY
The Mets name is short for Metropolitans ... New York is part of the Metropolitan area or better known as the Tri- State this region of the United States has the denies population and encompasses three States New York ,Northern New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
The name "Mets" was selected for several reasons (all a shortened version of Metropolitans):
Duke Snider hit his 400th career home run on June 14, 1963 as the Mets ripped the Reds 10-3 in Cincinnati.
You can write to them at: Shea Stadium 123-01 Roosevelt Avenue Flushing, NY 11368
Carlos Delgado is 45 years old (birthdate: June 25, 1972).
Hughie Jennings was hit 51 times in 1896 for the National League/Major League record for a single season (he was also hit 46 times in each of the next two seasons). Only Ron Hunt for the 1971 Montreal Expos comes close - 50!! Don Baylor, in 1986, set the American League record by being plunked 35 times while with the Boston Red Sox. The following year he set the AL's number two mark with 28 while playing with the Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins.
Yes, Chech out the web site. MLB.com
Call this number (718) 559-3093 Mr. Met does do public appearances at Birthday Parties, Etc.
The New York Mets won one game in interleague play against the New York Yankee during the 1997, 1998, 2009 and 2012 seasons. During the 2003 season, the Yankees swept every game.
Darryl Strawberry wore number 18 with the Mets.
Met Angel Pagan has a father also named Angel. Former SF Giant Jose Pagan had a brother named Angel. All three were born in Puerto Rico. Jose and the young Angel had/have big league baseball skills.
Yes they did. It was the first team they ever played in spring training.
Neil Allen, Billy Wagner, and Lee Mazzilli (in 1986, when Dwight Gooden had Mazzilli's old #16) wore #13 for the New York Mets.
Sandy Johnson in the Mets front office is the Vice President in charge of scouting. The switchboard number is 718-507-METS
Mets third baseman David Wright is 35 years old (birthdate: December 20, 1982).
Depending on who runs the league and hires the umps. 14 and up are the most common ages to be selected.
New York Mets
123-01 Roosevelt Ave
Flushing, NY 11368-1699
To request an autograph if you are in the US, send a self-addressed envelope (at least 8.5" x 4" in size) with sufficient postage with your request letter and a photo. You may include a piece of cardboard to keep the photo from bending during shipping and also write "Do Not Bend" on the envelope. There is typically over a 3 month wait for a response.
If you don't live in the United States, add several International Reply Coupons. International Reply Coupons (IRC) are used by the receiver to purchase US stamps. You can only get them at your post office. Place the IRCs inside the envelope, not on it.David Wright e-mail address
Tom Seaver and Gary Gentry had 35 starts, Jerry Koosman had 32, Jim McAndrew and Don Cardwell had 21, Nolan Ryan had 10, Jack DiLauro and Tug McGraw had 4.
1986 was the last time against the Boston, Red Sox. They also won in 1969. They also appeared in the 1973 and 2000 world series.
The following are some players that wore #22 for the Mets:
1962 - Bob Moorhead, P
1967 - Jack Fisher, P
1972 - Hank Webb, P
1977 - Doc Medich, P
1982 - Mike Jorgensen, 1B
1987 - Kevin McReynolds, OF
1992 - Charlie O'Brien, C
1997 - Alex Ochoa, OF
2002 - Al Leiter, P
2006 - Xavier Nady - OF
Rhon Wright-Dad, Elisa Wright-Mom, Stephen, Matthew and Daniel are brothers.