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Podcast: Mets-Dodgers (05.19.1963)

On May 19, 1963, the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers had a classic pitcher’s duel at Dodger Stadium.The...

A Metsian Podcast

I appeared as a guest on A Metsian Podcast on Thursday night to talk about the current state of the Mets with Mets...

Link: NYC police officer donates kidney to Kranepool

Nolan Ryan had a short, albeit storied, tenure with the New York Mets. In an interview with Newsday, Ryan recalls...

Podcast: Mets-Reds (05.10.1963)

The New York Mets played their first-ever game at Connie Mack Stadium on May 4, 1962. The Phillies held the Mets for...

Link: Ryan remembers ’69, Seaver influence

Nolan Ryan had a short, albeit storied, tenure with the New York Mets. In an interview with Newsday, Ryan recalls...

Podcast: Mets-Phillies (05.04.1962)

The New York Mets played their first-ever game at Connie Mack Stadium on May 4, 1962. The Phillies held the Mets for...

Link: Art Shamsky pushing to get Hodges into Hall of Fame

The 1969 Mets have representation in the Hall of Fame. But is it enough? Not according to many, many fans of that...

Growing Up Mets

I grew up in Rahway, New Jersey. Life in my hometown was about as average as you could find in 1962. Rahway...

Link: Baseball that brought Mets first victory finally comes home

How far can one baseball go?This baseball was the one in play when the Mets recorded the first victory in their...

Link: Kranepool gets donor

Former New York Mets first baseman Ed Kranepool is due to get a new kidney next month. Kranepool said the kidney...

The 1963 New York Mets: It Was So Much More than a Baseball Game

“It was the best of times; it was the worst of times.” No, I’m not referring to A Tale of Two Cities by Charles...

#EndALZ: My Story

When Tom Seaver, the greatest player in franchise history, announced in March that he would not be attending the...