I’m not typically a big memorabilia guy. However, my step dad gave this authentic, in-great-condition 1962 Mets Yearbook, which I was really excited about.
Flushing Meadows Stadium? Really?
Who’s better than Ralph Kiner? Anyone?
They tell me this is worth less because the original owner made handwritten updates to the team’s roster throughout the season. I don’t care. I think that’s pretty cool, and it’s probably exactly what I would have done had I been alive, and so – to me – this is the best part of the book, because it speaks directly to what it means to be a fan.