Look, this has been a tiresome argument. Frankly, I was indifferent to the whole debate. It didn't faze me one way or the other if the black jerseys ever came back. It felt as though everyone else was either on the Howie Rose 'keep them in the past' camp or eager for a resurrection.
Didn't you people have anything else to talk about?
The black jerseys will always hold a special place in my heart. I was 11-13 during my favorite fandom years of '98-'00. Piazza in a black jersey was the epitome of what a badass looked like on a baseball diamond. There was a certain amount of attitude that came along with that look.
All I know is, Mike Piazza, John Franco and Al Leiter need to combine somehow for a ceremonial first pitch on the first black jersey game. #Mets— Michael Baron (@michaelgbaron) March 29, 2021
Hit the tailgate on Saturday July 9th as we prepare to celebrate Keith Hernandez! If you aren't capable of growing your own luxurious mustache for the occasion, we'll have hundreds of them up for grabs. Come get one before you head inside.
Come out to our tailgate party on June 18th before the Mets take on the Marlins at Citi Field. The game starts at 4:10pm which is perfect for a pre-game meet up. Swing by to see some friends, maybe meet some new ones, and responsibly wash down a couple cold ones.