Archive for Shea Stadium

The Police at Shea Stadium – 1983

Oct 09, 2015 No Comments by

by Andrew Goldberg It was 1983 and Synchronicity was the best record out – at the moment. I was in summer camp and I was going to leave 2 days early because my parents were taking me to see The Police at Shea Stadium on August 18, 1983. We were all going courtesy of our […]

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Subway Series – Get us thinking Baseball

Aug 27, 2015 No Comments by

Game 5 of the Subway series was at Shea and I was on my way to New Jersey to see the game with a friend of mine at a bar. As I driving on the Cross County Pkwy in Yonkers, I received a call from another friend who said he has extra ticket would I […]

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I hate the Red Sox

Sep 09, 2014 No Comments

First I’m a Yankee fan; detest the Red Sox Nation, and not a Mets supporter. With that out of the way a friend and I decided to try to get tickets to the World Series, what the hell we live in the NYC metropolitan area. Using the ancient technology, land line phones we call the […]

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Fernando Valenzuela at Shea Stadium

Aug 09, 2014 3 Comments

Mets – Dodgers – May 1981 – if my memory is correct this is Fernando Valenzuela’s first game at Shea Stadium – Dodgers 1 – Mets 0 – Fernando out pitches Mike Scott.  – look at the side of the ticket I  wrote “Fernando Valenzuela”   – the story has to be true. When I did […]

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Jethro Tull, Robin Trower, Rory Gallagher

Jul 29, 2014 4 Comments

Jethro Tull, Robin Trower, Rory Gallagher

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When Roger Clemens threw the bat

Jul 21, 2014 1 Comment

When Roger Clemens threw the bat

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The Mayor’s Trophy Game – 1977

Aug 21, 2013 No Comments

Met- Yankee ticket May 9, 1977 – this is back in the day when the Mets and Yankees played a game called the Mayors Trophy Game and they alternated stadiums each year – it was a during the season exhibition and typically a lot of fun for the players and fans. – I am not […]

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Met Memory – Another in a String

Aug 14, 2013 No Comments

There’s something special being a fan of any team to have ever played at Shea Stadium.. First of all there was the wind, and the bathrooms, but mostly the losing. Now this particular stub comes from a series the New York Mets shouldn’t have even been in. After a highly unlikely route into the playoffs […]

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The Police at Shea – 1983

Jun 09, 2011 2 Comments

by Andrew Goldberg It was 1983 and Synchronicity was the best record out – at the moment. I was in summer camp and I was going to leave 2 days early because my parents were taking me to see The Police at Shea Stadium on August 18, 1983. We were all going courtesy of our […]

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Ah my Mets – 2004 Home Opener

May 15, 2011 No Comments

by Kim K. As today’s talent laden Met’s look to dump, dump dump players to save money, I thought I’d share this Stubstory from the Home Opener in 2004. I went to this game with my 4 cousins – all crazy Met fans. These were the Kaz Matsui Mets – lead by such distinguished gentlemen […]

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