Opening Day

Mets to host 2014 Anthem Search
Mets to host 2014 Anthem Search
News Liam La Guerre 11/20/2013 at 3:04PM

O say can you sing? The New York Mets will host their 2014 Anthem Search on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Citi Field. The first 100 contestants to arrive will be guaranteed an audition, which is 60 seconds to perform a song of their choice, excluding the Star Spangled Banner. The winner [...]

Mets open season with lowered expectations
Mets open season with lowered expectations
Sports Terence M. Cullen 4/01/2013 at 3:25PM

Met fans, notorious for their cynical optimism, are getting ready for another season riddled with questions. With the recent news that Johan Santana might be out for the entire season, fans outside Citi Field today don’t have high hopes for the team. “If they win 75 games,” said Ken Jones of Long Island, “It’ll be [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 4/01/2013 at 7:35AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy with a chance of rain. High of 54. Breezy. Winds from the West at 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Chance of rain 20%. Monday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 36. Breezy. Winds from the NW at 10 to 20 mph. EVENT [...]

Patience running thin in Queens
Patience running thin in Queens
Sports Michael Pantelidis 4/05/2012 at 10:47AM

Hope may spring eternal, but patience is running thin in Queens. The New York Mets enter the 2012 season as significant underdogs in one of Major League Baseball’s best divisions. As good as the National League East became this offseason – with Jose Reyes and Mark Buehrle joining the Miami Marlins, the emerging Washington Nationals [...]

Mets’ Opening Day not sold out two days before game
Mets’ Opening Day not sold out two days before game
News Billy Rennison 4/03/2012 at 9:23AM

Two days before the season’s first pitch, scores of tickets remain available for Opening Day at Citi Field. Ticket sales have declined each year since Citi Field opened in 2009, but Opening Day was usually a no doubt sell out, with each season’s opener drawing more than 41,000 fans. Perennial cellar dwellers, Pittsburgh and Kansas [...]

Mets to pay tribute to Carter on opening Day
Mets to pay tribute to Carter on opening Day
Sports Michael Pantelidis 3/27/2012 at 2:30PM

In a tribute befitting his legacy, thousands of Mets fans will have the privilege to pay their respects to Gary “The Kid” Carter on Opening Day. The New York Mets will honor Carter’s memory before their first game of the season against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, April 5 at Citi Field. A pre-game ceremony [...]

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Mets tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m.
Mets tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m.
News Billy Rennison 3/02/2012 at 5:38PM

Spring training is in full swing, Opening Day is a month away: time to get your Mets tickets. New York Mets tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, March 5 at 10 a.m. The Mets open their season on against their rival the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, April 5 at 1:10 p.m. [...]