New York Mets
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123-01 Roosevelt Ave · interesting places nearby
New York Mets information
In the National League since 1962, the Mets remain New York’s ‘new’ baseball team, and still the working-class underdog compared with the glitzier, richer Yankees. Fans hold on to the magic of ’86, when the Mets last won the World Series in a miraculous comeback. Cheer the boys to victory at Citi Field stadium, a 35-minute subway trip from Midtown.