Archive for the ‘Mets games’ Category

Road Trip: Detroit

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips | No Comments »

If there's one nice thing about interleague play, it's that the Mets will, more than likely, visit AL stadiums each season. I like this because it has allowed me to see the Mets play at US Cellular Field against the White ...

Mike Piazza #31 Retirement Ceremony

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 Posted in Mets games, Mike Pizza | 1 Comment »

Gary Carter, Mookie Wilson, Mike Piazza, David Wright. Those are the names of some of my favorite Mets players. When Mike Piazza was finally honored by getting inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, I knew a trip to Cooperstown ...

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2016

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 Posted in Mets games, Wrigley Field | No Comments »

When the Mets last played at Wrigley Field, they swept the Cubs to win the NLCS and advanced to the World Series. Game four of that series is quite possibly one of the best sporting events I ever witnessed live ...

Mets Sweep Cubs, Going to World Series!

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, MLB, NLCS, Wrigley Field | 2 Comments »

Last night is a night that I will never forget. The Mets beat the Cubs 8-3 to sweep the NLCS to advance to the World Series. I know the Mets were in the World Series in 2000, but this is ...

Mets at Cubs – NLCS Game 3 – Mets 5, Cubs 2

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, NLCS, Wrigley Field | 2 Comments »

I cannot believe the Mets are one win away from going to the World Series!! My co-workers are waiting for me to trash talk and I just can't do it. I'm not that type of person to begin with but ...

Dodgers at Mets – NLDS Game 4

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 Posted in Mets games, NLDS | 1 Comment »

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="500"] Panoramic view from my seat[/caption] [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Ed Charles and Ron Swoboda First Pitch[/caption] I was back at Citi Field for NLDS game 4. Unfortunately the results were not as good as the night before, but ...

Mets/Cubs – Wrigley 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015 Posted in Mets, Mets games, Wrigley Field | 1 Comment »

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 2015

Friday, April 10th, 2015 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips | 1 Comment »

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 ...