Tag Archive | Mike Piazza

New York Mets to Retire Jerry Koosman’s #36 on Saturday

 The New York Mets will retire Jerry Koosman’s uniform #36 on Saturday in a pre-game ceremony beginning at 6:45 pm prior to the game vs. Washington. Koosman, who is the winningest left-hander in team history (140 wins), will become the third player to have his number retired by the Mets, joining Tom Seaver (#41) and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wright and Harvey are heading to the 2013 All-Star Game at Citi Field

Major League Baseball announced on Saturday that Mets third baseman David Wright was elected by the fans to start the 84th All-Star Game to be held at Citi Field on July 16. Joining Wright will be starter Matt Harvey, who will play in his first All-Star game. Harvey was selected in a vote by managers, […]

Mets use offensive firepower in 11-1 victory over Phillies

The New York Mets (44-37) provided the largest crowd at Citi Field with various forms of fireworks, as the guys now have won five of their last six games in an 11-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies (36-46) on Tuesday night. “We are very pleased with where we are at,” said Mets manager Terry Collins […]

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, […]