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.


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).


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.


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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!


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.