Mike Piazza #31 Retirement Ceremony

August 2, 2016

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 for the ceremony wouldn’t be possible. I held out hope the Mets would announce a […]


My Water Taxi Ride with Mike Piazza to the World Series

November 3, 2015

Having tickets to see the Mets play in the World Series is an exciting event on its own. Taking a Delta/Mets branded taxi with Mike Piazza and Jim Breuer to the game makes it even more exciting. Piazza was my favorite Mets player for the longest time and I still absolutely love him. On Thursday, […]


Mets Home Opener…in Chicago!

April 14, 2009

While we didn’t have the hoopla of a new stadium to watch the game in, we did have a bar in Cubs-land that hung a Mets pennant. Thank you Finley Dunne’s: A nice group of Chicago Mets Fans gathered at Finley Dunne’s for the game. We watched in their back room with a few HD […]


My Day Has Been Made

November 11, 2008

What started off as a slow day of work has picked up once I saw this AP wire story: Baseball great Mike Piazza, a home run slugger and 12-time All Star widely regarded as the best hitting catcher in history, is working on a memoir. “I look forward to having the chance to take people […]


Around the Majors

July 14, 2008

Ok, well not exactly, but this is my mid-season post about all things Julie: Let’s start with the Mets. They are on a nine-game winning streak. I don’t really care if it’s the change in the clubhouse or whatever that caused this upswing, I’m just glad it’s finally happening – on all levels. The young […]


My Husband Officially Retires

May 20, 2008

It’s a sad day for me, but one we all knew would come eventually. Following a 16-season career, my baseball husband Mike Piazza is retiring from baseball. While his career began with the Dodgers, he had a stint in Florida before coming to New York (and a few stops afterwards with San Diego and Oakland.) […]