Archive for the ‘Road Trips’ 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 ...

Road Trip: Mets Spring Training 2016

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 Posted in Road Trips | 4 Comments »

For the second year in a row, Nik and I headed to Port St. Lucie for Mets Spring Training. (Read about last year's trip here.) This year was a lot different for us. We went to two games instead of ...

Crazy Sports Weekend: Part 2

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 Posted in Hockey, Road Trips | No Comments »

Following the Hockey Hall of Fame, (see recap part 1 for more,) Nik and I headed to Bellwoods Brewery for a few drinks and lunch at BQM - Beer and Quality Meats. (I had a delicious burger and side of ...

Crazy Sports Weekend: Part 1

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 Posted in Hockey, Mets, Road Trips | 1 Comment »

Several months ago, long before the Mets playoff run began, Nik and I had plans for a weekend in Toronto, Canada. He was going to be there for work and I'd fly up after and we'd stay the weekend to ...

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 ...

Road Trip: Las Vegas

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 Posted in Road Trips | No Comments »

I love seeing baseball games on the road. I have seen the Mets in Minneapolis, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Washington DC and San Francisco. I saw the Binghamton Mets in Portland and even saw a Cubs-Rockies game when I was there for ...

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 ...

Road Trip: Binghamton Mets at Portland Sea Dogs

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 Posted in Binghamton Mets, Road Trips | 2 Comments »

While planning a New England vacation with Nik, I saw that the Binghamton Mets were playing in Portland against the Sea Dogs, the Red Sox AA affiliate. I pretty much made the game be a part of our trip. Our ...