Knock off Rusty Staub patches on eBay? Not cool.

Knock off Rusty Staub patches on eBay? Not cool.

by Darren Meenan April 03, 2018 0 Comments

I'd love to add a Rusty Staub patch to my 2018 jersey. I'd also love if the proceeds went to a charity of his family's blessing. Unfortunately, we don't live in a perfect world, and someone on eBay is pushing knock off patches for their own benefit.

It's disgusting.

I won't link to the listing, but if you happen to find it and want to leave your two cents, you can contact the seller. 

Hats off to the Mets for honoring Rusty on their jerseys this season. If you remember, they did the same in 2012 for Gary Carter and 2014 for Ralph Kiner. Both of those patches were sold with proceeds donated towards respected charities, not to line an eBay seller's pockets. 

Rusty dedicated so much of his life to charity, and it's a real shame to see someone now trying to profit off his passing.

I'm unsure if the Mets plan to release a patch of their own, but if you're hoping to honor Rusty with one, I'd urge you to wait and get the real thing.




Darren Meenan
Darren Meenan

Author

T7L Founder / Owner - Follow Darren on Twitter




Also in The 7 Line Blog

Discounted Tickets For The Mets Vs Rockies Game In Denver Next Week!
Discounted Tickets For The Mets Vs Rockies Game In Denver Next Week!

by Darren Meenan September 06, 2019 0 Comments

The Rockies set aside discounted tickets in the same section for Mets fans to sit together at Coors Field on Tuesday September 17th. Very cool offer. Jump on this while supplies last! 

Read More

Final Regular Season Game After Party At The Pine
Final Regular Season Game After Party At The Pine

by The 7 Line September 06, 2019 0 Comments

Discounted room rates, drink specials, and more. This last month is going to be quite interesting, and the party will end up being a miracle run celebration, or the close to another missed opportunity. Either way, you'll not want to miss it. 

Read More

T7LA PRE-GAME AT MIKKELLER ON SEPTEMBER 10TH
T7LA PRE-GAME AT MIKKELLER ON SEPTEMBER 10TH

by The 7 Line September 04, 2019 0 Comments

Come pre-game with T7LA at Mikkeller NYC on Tuesday September 10th before our outing against the Diamondbacks. Beer specials, new menu options, and more. LGM! 

Read More

.video-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; padding-top: 30px; height: 0; overflow: hidden; }