Found November 14, 2012 on NESN.com:
TEAMS: New York Mets
The Mets are going back to blue in 2013, at least for a few games. The club may not be ready to contend in the NL East next season, but they’ll be among the sharpest-dressed teams in baseball when they take the fields in their new alternate road jerseys. The jersey also features the All-Star Game patch, with the Mets hosting the Midsummer Classic this season at Citi Field. The club unveiled the new alternate tops on Wednesday via Twitter. See a photo of the jersey below. For those of you asking, here’s a shot of our new alternate road jersey #Mets #BlueJersey twitter.com/Mets/status/26… — New York Mets (@Mets) November 14, 2012 Take Our Poll
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