Archive for the ‘Mets games’ Category

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

For the second season in a row, the Mets were swept by the Cubs at Wrigley Field. I was there for every game and combined with the cooler temps, it was more miserable than you could imagine. The Mets should ...

Harvey Day at Citi Field

Friday, April 24th, 2015 Posted in Citi Field, Mets, Mets games | No Comments »

I usually make at least one spring trip to NY and try to tie in a Mets game. When Nik and I planned this years spring trip a few months ago, we picked the April 19 game against the Marlins ...

Road Trip: Mets Spring Training

Friday, April 10th, 2015 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips | No Comments »

I can finally knock seeing the Mets in Port St. Lucie off my wish list as Nik and I made a trip to Spring Training last week. It was great to have live baseball in front of me. Literally. The ...

The Mets/Cubs Debacle

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 Posted in Cubs, Mets games | No Comments »

I love the Mets. I look forward to schedule release day every year to see when they'll come and play the Cubs. (Playing the White Sox in 2013 was just a bonus.) No matter how good or bad the team ...

Mets Split with Sox

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 Posted in David Wright, Mets games, U.S. Cellular Field, White Sox | No Comments »

I'm not a recap blog, so click here for a recap of the June 25 Zack Wheeler game against the White Sox and here for the June 26 Shaun Marcum game. That said, it was great to finally see the Mets ...

Annual Game at Citi Field

Monday, June 17th, 2013 Posted in Citi Field, Mets games, Uncategorized | No Comments »

I try to make one Mets game a season at Citi Field. I got there last fall to see R.A. Dickey get win No. 19 and was back this past Sunday, June 9, to catch a game against the Marlins. ...

Mets Take Two from Cubs

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 Posted in Cubs, Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

Few things beat an easy walk to a baseball stadium. It's even better when I can take a short stroll to see my team play. So this past weekend I took in three Mets-Cubs games at Wrigley Field. The team ...

Road Trip: Minneapolis

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 Posted in David Wright, Jon Niese, Mets games, MLB, Road Trips, Target Field, Twins | 3 Comments »

I've written before about how I love schedule-release day because it allows me to plan potential road trips. I said it this past September, when I saw the Mets would be visiting the Twins in 2013 over my birthday weekend ...

Dickey Gets Win No. 19

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 Posted in Citi Field, Mets, Mets games, R.A. Dickey, Road Trips | 2 Comments »

I try to make one game a year at Citi Field, and this year's happened to be at the end of the season when very little was on the line other than seeing R.A. Dickey pitch for win No. 19. ...

Schedule Release Day is the Best Day

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips, Schedule | 5 Comments »

Whether it's baseball, hockey or football, I always get excited when a season schedule is announced, especially since I don't live in the city of my main team. I like to circle when NHL teams from the East come to ...