Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 12/22/13
Here is the last of our three finalists, and as you will soon see, all three of them did an excellent job and should be applauded. Overall, I tip my cap to all 109 Met fans who entered our “Why Do I Love The Mets” contest. including a 10-year old girl from Dallas, TX named Gayil, who says that she will always believe in her Mets, because no matter what they always plays hard – win or lose. That’s some good advice. Tomorrow afternoon I will announce the grand prize winner as my nephew will draw the winning entry from a Mets cap. Congratulations to all of you and Good Luck to the final three! Why I Love The Mets – Finalist No. 3 By Larry Jones It was 1962 and in that year two fateful things happened. One, and most notable for a very large number of people was the birth of the New York Metropolitans baseball team. The other and not of very large concern to anyone outside of my immediate family was my birth and thus begins the story of my love of the New York Mets. One of my earliest me...
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