Tag Archive | Mookie Wilson

Amazin’ Mets Foundation Hosts Second Annual Homeruns and Highballs Fundraiser

The Amazin’ Mets Foundation (AMF) hosted its second annual Homeruns & Highballs fundraiser on Monday, July 25 at Citi Field. As AMF’s largest fundraising event of the season, the event itself raised gross contributions of over $937,000 with Mets Owners Steve and Alex Cohen matching those proceeds through the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation. “Steve […]

Mets Old Timers’ Day Returns Saturday August, 27 at 5pm

The New York Mets recently announced the team will host an Old Timers’ Day Game prior to the Saturday, August 27 game vs. Colorado. The Old Timers’ Day player introductions will begin at 5 p.m. ahead of the scheduled 7:10 p.m. game vs. the Rockies. Single game tickets are available on Mets.com/tickets. Gates will open at […]

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 […]

Change is Coming for the New York Mets in 2021

  It was a successful 2020 Major League Baseball season for all of the league and especially for the New York Mets. Sure the franchise as a whole, who was so hoping for a playoff position did not reach that goal, at the end of the day the guys were able to play and even […]

PHOTO GALLERY and VIDEOS from the Mets Military Monday visit to Fort Hamilton

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photo gallery from the Mets Military Monday visit to the Fort Hamilton Base located in Brooklyn, New York. Featuring General Manager Sandy Alderson, Great Mookie Wilson,  Broadcaster Josh Lewin and Mascot Mr. Met. The trio interacted with the troops on the base, having lunch and bowling a few frames. […]

Staub and Millan to appear in Brooklyn in support of Citi Tuesdays program

New York Mets-greats Rusty Staub and Felix Millan have been announced as the latest Alumni to support the Citi Tuesdays program. Staub and Milan will be on hand on Tuesday, July 24 at the Citibank branch at 1501 Kings Highway in Brooklyn, NY from 12-1:30 p.m. to meet fans and sign autographs. The Citi Tuesdays program […]

1495 Sports Photo Gallery: Citi Tuesdays promotional program with Mets-great Ed Kranepool

1495 Sports was at the Citibank branch at Huntington Station as Mets-great Ed Kranepool was the latest alumni to show support for the Citi Tuesdays program. The Citi Tuesdays program, was something started by Citibank to provide added value to Citi customers and Mets fans. Thus far the promotion has had such greats as Edgardo Alfonzo, Ron Swoboda, Mookie Wilson and Art […]