Opening Day, Bronx, New York, USA. And yes, we still get chills, no matter our age or wage.
In North America opening day was a night game. On the morning of the Mets opener at CitiField it was snowing. It was also still March.
Sabathia led the majors last season with 122 runs allowed. Things went bad for him from the start on Tuesday night in a matchup of the league’s youngest vs. oldest rosters.
“I’m trying to treat it like any other opening day,” said Jeter, who will retire at season’s end. “I don’t foresee this being any different.” To the rest of the sports world it certainly will be.
Ronnie from Danbury, Conn., says it took him three hours to drive to Queens for the Mets’ season opener on Monday. But that was only the beginning.
After depriving his starving fans for close to four months, the parody song magician that is Al Dukes found himself back in the Allstate Studio Tuesday morning…
If all three don’t have bounce-back years it won’t matter what the new guys do. Consider these three guys the core for 2014.
And I picked this team to win 84 games. Who am I kidding? Probably myself.
Monday’s 10-inning affair told Boomer and Craig about all they needed to know with regards to the outlook moving forward for Terry Collins’ ballclub.
Clad in a Mets hat and personalized jersey, he threw a soft pitch for a strike over the plate Monday to mark Opening Day against the Washington Nationals.
The Mets often play their best baseball on opening day. This year that good fortune will be put to the test against the Nationals and hard-throwing right-hander Stephen Strasburg.
It’s Opening Day … and the Mets are already banged up. Well, that may be a bit of an overstatement, but the Amazin’s first lineup of the season is missing some key pieces.
The Mets have won 34 of their last 44 Opening Day games, including seven of their last eight. It will be the fourth time the Mets will play their season opener at Citi Field, having won all three previous times.
Whether you’re going to the game or just parking on the couch, you’ll want to know what’s going on prior to 1:10 p.m., when the Mets and Nationals officially get the season started at Citi Field.
Until they start throwing around the old hardball for real, everybody’s even despite the obvious baggage the Mets bring against the Nationals on Monday or the improvements the Yanks take to Houston on Tuesday.