Originally written on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 11/15/14
This past Sunday the Yankees had their annual Old Timers Day at Yankee Stadium. Yankees legends such as Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Goose Gossage, Ron Guidry, Ricky Henderson, Don Larson and many others put on the pinstripes and play another game on YES and in front of fans that never got to see some if not all of these players play in their prime and others who get relive their youth one more time. This being the 50th Anniversary of the New York Mets I was hoping to see an Old Timers Day at Citi Field this year. A lot of fans were happy that banner day made a return this year and it was a fun experience watching it but I was really hoping to see an Old Timers day at Citi Field this year to celebrate our anniversary. I know some view the event as nothing more than a ploy to sell tickets and make some money but I’ve been to an Old Timers day and it is a lot of fun seeing the players of yesterday playing one more time. I know the Mets don’t have the history of the Yankees and probably wi...
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