Tag Archive | New York Mets 50th Anniversary Season

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 […]

Mets are set to host 2013 Midsummer Classic

It is official, after many years of speculation and wondering the New York Mets have been awarded with the 2013 All-Star Game. Made official in a press conference at New York’s City Hall; as the Commissioner Bud Selig was joined by the Mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg and the owner of the Mets Fred […]

Mets announce special judges for Banner Day

The New York Mets announced on Saturday the very special guest judges who will be on hand for Banner Day on Sunday May 27, prior to the 1:10 p.m. Mets/Padres game at Citi Field. Coming out to lend a hand will be Mets Hall of Famers Dwight Gooden and Rusty Staub, along with Sports Radio […]

New York Mets offseason news and notes: as team reveals patch for Gary Carter

The New York Mets announced through their official site, not only the promotional schedule for the 2012 season, but also the commemorative patch the team will wear to honor former catcher Gary Carter. Carter passed away on February 16, after a very valiant battle against brain cancer. The patch the team will wear features a black home plate with […]

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, […]

Mets announce date for single game ticket sales

The New York Mets announced on Saturday, that single game tickets for the 2012 season  at Citi Field will go on sale Monday, March 5 at 10:00 a.m. at  Mets.com and by phone (718)-507-TIXX. Celebrating their 50th anniversary season, the franchise will have an exclusive pre-sale for Season Ticket Holders on February 27 at 10:00 a.m. on Mets.com. The team also announced […]