Tag Archive | Jeff Wilpon

New York Cosmos Moving to MCU Park in Brooklyn

The New York Cosmos announced today that MCU Park in Brooklyn will be the new home of the legendary soccer club. The team will host a total of 16 regular season NASL matches at MCU Park this year beginning with the home opener on April 1st.  Season ticket membership packages for the upcoming 2017 season at MCU Park […]

Mets Wear Orange for National Gun Awareness Day

The New York Mets on Tuesday announced their participation in the first annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day by wearing orange. To show our support of the Wear Orange campaign (www.wearorange.org), two separate photos are attached that include the entire Mets team and one of the Mets staff all donning the orange shirts. “We are proud […]

Mets to Install New 62% Larger High Definition Daktronics Centerfield Scoreboard at Citi Field

The New York Mets announced on Monday they are installing a new Daktronics high definition Citi Field center field video board that is 62% larger than the original screen. Beginning this week, Daktronics will design, manufacture and install at Citi Field one of the first 13HD LED center field video board displays inside a professional […]

Mets Extend Contract of General Manager Sandy Alderson and Manager Terry Collins

The New York Mets today announced the club has signed General Manager Sandy Alderson to a contract extension that will run through 2017.  “We are excited about the direction the team is headed and look forward to Sandy continuing his efforts to build the Mets into a postseason contender,” said Mets COO Jeff Wilpon.  “Sandy and his staff have […]

Mets and New York Cares Launch Volunteer Challenge

The New York Mets and New York Cares announced on Tuesday the launch of the Mets Volunteer Challenge, which provides fans with a way to participate in meaningful community activities around New York City. Fans will be rewarded with Mets tickets and experience based on the number of volunteer projects completed. New York Cares will […]

Mets deal with Wright made official

The New York Mets announced on Tuesday that they have agreed to terms with All-Star third baseman David Wright on a new contract through 2020. Wright will be at the 2012 Baseball Winter Meetings for an 11:00 a.m. (CST) for a press conference tomorrow, which will be carried live on SNY and Mets.com “I’d like […]

New York Mets News and Notes 11/7/12

The New York Mets have been a busy club the past couple of days. With news on two names that may affect the status of the team in 2013. On Tuesday the team announced that Lucas Duda underwent surgery on Monday to repair a fractured right wrist. The 26-year-old had fracture happen while moving furniture […]