Tag Archive | Jeff Wilpon

Mets Honor Mike Piazza with Spring Training Address Change

The New York Mets, the City of Port St. Lucie and St. Lucie County honored Hall of Famer Mike Piazza by renaming the street formerly known as NW Stadium Dr. to Piazza Drive and changing the official address of the Mets Spring Training facility to 31 Piazza Drive. Mets COO Jeff Wilpon along with Piazza […]

Carlos Beltran Named Mets Manager

The New York Mets today announced that they have named Carlos Beltrán the 22nd manager in team history, agreeing to terms on a three-year contract with a club option for a fourth year. Beltrán, 42, has spent the past year as a special advisor for the New York Yankees. He last played in the majors […]

Mets Name Bryn Alderson Professional Scouting Director

The New York Mets today announced that the club has named Bryn Alderson the team’s Professional Scouting Director and Jeff Lebow, Assistant Director, Professional Scouting.   “Bryn and Jeff are talented members of the baseball operations department,” Mets Executive Vice President & General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen said. “Jeff Wilpon, Allard Baird and I have […]

Mets to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 World Series Team

The New York Mets today announced the full schedule of events surrounding the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1969 World Series Championship team. Below is a complete guide of events scheduled to take place at Citi Field. Thursday, June 27 – 11:00 a.m. Tom Seaver Address Change Ceremony – The New York Mets […]

Mets Sign Jacob deGrom to a five-year extension

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed 2018 National League Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom to a five-year extension. The deal will run through the 2023 season with a club option for the 2024 season. “This is a tremendous day for Jacob, his family, our fans and the entire Mets […]

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 […]