Tag Archive | Keith Hernandez

Four Mets Named to the NL All-Star Team

Major League Baseball recently announced that first baseman Pete Alonso, second baseman Jeff McNeil, outfielder Starling Marte and RHP Edwin Díaz were named to the 2022 National League All-Star team. The 92nd All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, July 19 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The last time the Mets had four All-Stars was […]

Mets to Retire Keith Hernandez Number on July 9

The New York Mets announced recently announced the team will retire Keith Hernandez’s uniform #17 prior to the Saturday, July 9 game vs. Miami. Hernandez was elected to the Mets Hall of Fame in 1997, ranks second in team history in batting average (.297) and earned six Rawlings Gold Gloves with the Mets, the most […]

New York Mets to Induct Trio into Team’s Hall of Fame

 LHP Jon Matlack, RHP Ron Darling and infielder Edgardo Alfonzo will be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 31 in an on-field ceremony at Citi Field that begins at 6:45 p.m. The three new additions will bring the total membership of the Mets Hall of Fame to 30. Al Jackson will […]

1495 Sports Photo Gallery: 2013 All-Star Game Logo unveiling

1495 Sports is proud to bring this photo look from the 2013 All-Star Game logo unveiling as the Mets are set to host the Midsummer Classic at Citi Field. On hand to celebrate the unveiling was Mets Chief Operating Officer Jeff Wilpon; Major League Baseball’s Executive Vice President of Business Timothy Brosnan; the First Deputy […]

Mets announce 50th anniversary bobblehead series

The New York Mets announced on Tuesday the Mets 50thAnniversary Alumni Bobblehead series, which will feature alumni Tom Seaver, Rusty Staub, Keith Hernandez, Edgardo Alfonzo and Mike Piazza. The days for fans to get their favorite bobblehead will be listed below, as the first 25,000 fans will receive the limited collector’s item. Days for the Mets 50th anniversary Bobblehead series: Tom Seaver-April 22, Rusty Staub-May 26, […]