Funny morning for me. I'm actually not sure where to go for the leadoff spot today. However, we have something really cool planned for tomorrow morning. Major.
In the meantime, some behind the scenes...I collect a lot of stuff that I hold for a rainy day, and when there isn't anything going on I play one of those cards. So I could pull-up one of those (and I actually just moved up one article from tomorrow to later today) but in the winter meetings it just seems lame to lead-off with a "hey I found this Lee Mazzilli Kellogg's Card" on ebay. $50
I really thought by now I'd be weighing in on the new Mets players. Maybe today will be the day. There's plenty of other places that handle hot stove way better than the MP ever could (I'm sure you're noticing Metsblog has been rocking it out, and by the way I love their new look).
So let me leave you with this...today we'll have our normal course of events, the usual mix of "stuff", uniforms and caps, links, "5 Questions" etc....but tomorrow is a don't miss.
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New batting practice caps for 2010, Jason Bay t-shirts, McGwire shocks the world by announcing he took steroids, Beltrangate and more. Click the pic.
I asked fans for a list of Mets traditions, and we didn't come up with many. How is Banner Day any harder to have than a Mr. Met Dash? Either way it's people walking on dirt. Click the pic for the list.
Ticket office anecdotes
A collection of anecdotes related to Mets tickets, and my suggestion the Mets return 7 game packs and make Promenade Left the place to be. Click the pic.
1986 Tickertape Parade
Dan's photos from the 1986 tickertape parade. You know, 25 seasons ago when the Mets won?
My Mets man-date wish
Call me nutty, and I don't expect him to say yes or even know about this..but here's who I'd like to see a game with. Click the link and I'll tell you what we'll do.
Pix: trainer's room + clubhouse
Jimmy went on the season ticket holder's tour and took some photos including the Mets clubhouse and the infamous trainer's room. Click the pic.
The Mets Respond To Our Letter
Dan from Mets Police wrote the Mets a letter, Craig Marino the VP of Guest Experience called him back, and responded to many of our criticisms. A must read, click the pic.