Home Opener

Fans line up to enter Citi Field before the Mets' home opener on April 13, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Mets, Fans Celebrate Home Opener At Citi Field

Die-hard Mets fans showed up at Citi Field around 9 a.m., four hours before Monday’s game against the Phillies.

04/13/2015

A fan holds up a sign at Shea Stadium during the Mets' home opener in 2007. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

10 Most Memorable Home Openers In Mets History

Monday marks the home opener for the Mets, in a season that’s already begun with a sense of optimism and hope for the future (PED suspensions aside).

04/13/2015

Citi Field is seen from the air on April 13, 2015, hours before the Mets' home opener against the Phillies. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

CHOPPER 880 PHOTOS: Citi Field Set For Mets’ Home Opener

Check out the view from Chopper 880 as the Amazin’s get ready to host the Phillies on Monday afternoon.

04/13/2015

Keith Hernandez  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Keith Hernandez Calls In For A Few Laughs

Before saying goodbye, Hernandez got something off his chest with regards to what he perceived to be a case of Boomer ‘big-timing’ him five years ago!

WFAN–04/13/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Mookie Wilson Stops By, Talks Mets, Gets Hugged

Craig’s favorite baseball player of all-time, Mookie Wilson, stopped by Monday morning, adding to Boomer’s radio partner’s already-excited state.

WFAN–04/13/2015

Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants looks to throw a first-quarter pass against the Detroit Lions during a game at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Giants Tickets For Home Opener 24% Below Season Average & Cheapest Game Of Season

The season did not start out the way the New York Giants had hoped. Few aspects of the team performed well in the seasoning opening 35-14 loss to the Detroit Lions on Monday night.

09/10/2014

Derek Jeter steps on to the field for batting practice before his final home opener on April 7, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Reunites With ‘Core Four’ For Final Yankees Home Opener

Yankees fans will have at least 80 more chances — hopefully — to say goodbye to Derek Jeter. But the first had a special feel to it, thanks to some old friends.

04/07/2014

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes the second period save against Alex Galchenyuk #27 of the Montreal Canadiens at Madison Square Garden on October 28, 2013.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Canadiens Spoil Rangers’ Home Opener With 2-0 Shutout

The Canadiens spoiled the New York Rangers’ long-awaited home opener with a 2-0 victory Monday night.

10/29/2013

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Jorge Posada Kicks Off Yankees’ 110th Home Opener; Last Go For Mo?

Rather than receiving the ceremonial first pitch at the Bombers’ home opener, Posada was the one toeing the rubber.

04/13/2012

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Yankees Happy, Excited For Posada’s First Pitch At Home Opener

Newly retired catcher Jorge Posada will soon take an unfamiliar position on the field at Yankee Stadium.

04/12/2012

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R.A. Dickey Gets Call For Mets’ Citi Field Home Opener

After struggling in the final two games of their season-opening trip, the Mets look forward to a return home. Citi Field’s home opener will be full of 1986 nostalgia and a few other surprises.

WFAN–04/08/2011

Bobby Ojeda, 1989 (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Bobby Ojeda On WFAN: ‘Terry’s Mantra’ Is Key For Mets

Mets baseball is back at Citi Field, and nobody is more excited than 1986 hero and SNY analyst Bobby Ojeda.

WFAN–04/08/2011

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Rangers To Open MSG Friday Night

The Maple Leafs can start with a fourth straight win for the first time in 17 years Friday night at Madison Square Garden, where they’ll try to spoil the New York Rangers’ home opener.

WFAN–10/15/2010

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Jets Sell Out Opener, Say No Blackouts This Season

The New York Jets avoided a television blackout by selling out their season opener against the Baltimore Ravens on Monday night.

09/10/2010