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VIDEO: Mets Clinic for Newton, CT Residents

1495 Sports is also proud to bring the following video from the New York Mets baseball clinic, which was co-sponsored by Citibank for residents of Newton, CT: Featured in the video is a one-on-one with Mets Mike Baxter who shared his feelings on the day, as well as a one-on-one with Ed Skyler who is […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Citi and Mets team on to put Clinic for Newton, CT Residents

On a beautiful Sunday morning at Citi Field 100 residents of Newton, Connecticut had a once in a lifetime opportunity to participate in a Baseball Clinic that was put on by the folks at Citi and the New York Mets. With a combined 50 children and parents had the opportunity to set foot on the […]

Mets bring in Gies family to throw out first pitch on 9/11

The New York Mets announced on Thursday that they will bring in the Gies family to throw out the ceremonial first pitch to honor FDNY hero Ronnie Gies, of Squad 228 in Maspeth, Queens who lost his life on September 11. Slated to appear will be Carol Geis and her sons, Tommy, Ronnie and Bobby […]

Hall of Fame Day for Mets in 6-1 victory over St. Louis

The New York Mets (31-23) had a Hall of Fame Day in their 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals (27-27) in MLB action on Sunday. With the victory New York now stands in a three-way tie in the National League East standings with Washington and Miami. On the day that closer John Franco was […]

Historical No-Hitter as Santana blanks St. Louis

From Seaver to Darling to Gooden the New York Mets have had a long tradition of great pitching in New York. The one thing that has always eluded the franchise in Queens, who is now celebrating their 50th Anniversary, was the no-hitter. On a rainy Friday night at Citi Field, Johan Santana finally reached that […]

PS 12, Mets and City Harvest hitting home runs for the community

With the rising numbers of soup kitchens and food pantries in need of emergency food, it has become more important for New Yorkers to lend a helping hand. The students of PS 12 set a great example during 2011, raising 2,000 pounds of food to help out the Feed the Kids program. As a reward […]

1495 Sports photo gallery as the Mets visit PS 12 in Woodside, Queens

1495 Sports is proud to bring you this photo look, as Mike Baxter, Daniel Murphyand Jon Niese took time to reward students from PS 12 in Woodside, Queens for raising 2,000 pounds of food for City Harvest Feeding the Kids program.