NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — There’s even more excitement in store for Game 3 of the World Series.
A spokesman for Billy Joel told Newsday the “Piano Man” will lead Citi Field in the national anthem prior to the game Friday night between the Mets and the Kansas City Royals.READ MORE: New York State Legislature Votes To Curb Gov. Cuomo's Emergency Powers
The Mets have a long history with Joel.
This season, they played Joel’s “Piano Man” as a sing-along in the middle of the 8th inning break and sometimes played “New York State of Mind” after a Citi Field win.Brooklyn Mom Wants NYC Apartments Inspected Annually After Parts Of Ceiling Crash Down On 12-Year-Old Son
Joel also sang the anthem during Game 1 of the 2000 World Series between the Mets and Yankees at Yankee Stadium.MORE NEWS: Immersive Public Art Installation Now On Display At Domino Park
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