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Curtis Granderson: Mets Roll Call Is A 'Sign Of Respect' To Yankee Fans

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 04.15.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson stopped by HuffPost Live on Wednesday and weighed in on the roll call that cheering Mets fans initiated at ...

Why I'm Raising My Son to Be a Mets Fan

Evan Mandery | Posted 04.06.2015 | Sports
Evan Mandery

My legacy to him is a passion for a profoundly inept team. He reached sports maturity just in time to watch the Mets get awful; since his seventh birthday they've gone 453-519.

Granderson Has Been Told That 'True New Yorkers Are Mets Fans'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.10.2013 | Sports

In his first official act as a member of the New York Mets, Curtis Granderson seemed to take a playful jab at fans of the other team in the Big Apple....


Jonathan Nossiter | Posted 06.20.2012 | Sports
Jonathan Nossiter

My three children (twin girls of seven and a boy of nearly six) were born and brought up in Rio de Janeiro. But from Rio to our recent move to Rome, they've remained rabid Mets fans. "This year," I tell them, "will be the best year for the Mets since you were born." Of course if they read the New York sports pages, they'd take that for cruel sarcasm.

End of an Era: Mike Hampton Retires

Ben Berkon | Posted 05.30.2011 | Sports
Ben Berkon

In my mind, Mike Hampton was more than just a left-handed pitcher who had won twenty-two games the year before with the Houston Astros -- he was a savior.

Ellen Massey, Woman Crushed By Drunk Mets Fan, Goes To Court

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — He might have seemed drunk and punchy, but a New York Mets fan didn't stand out in a raucous crowd before he tumbled onto another spe...

A Mets Fan's Lament

Eric Trager | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Eric Trager

Mets fans are diametrically opposed to baseball's Goliath. We cannot root for the Yankees any more than Christians can cheer on Satan.