Mets Press Releases
Sunday, May 19, 2013
MLB and Mets announce city-wide ticket hunt to celebrate All-Star Week Events
Baseball enthusiasts will have an opportunity to take to the New York City streets and compete in a race of the feet and mind to win tickets to All-Star Week events during the T-Mobile® All-Star FanFest Ticket Hunt. The T-Mobile All-Star FanFest Ticket Hunt will begin at approximately 10:00 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 18 when a series of clues will be released one-by-one through the All-Star Game Twitter account (@AllStarGame) and the Mets Twitter account (@Mets). Each clue will lead fans to five locations throughout Manhattan.
Mets and Pix11 host 7th annual Weather Education Day Wednesday, May 22
The New York Mets and PIX11 will host the seventh annual "Weather Education Day" on Wednesday, May 22 at Citi Field for 8,000 students from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut prior to the Mets playing the Cincinnati Reds at 1:10 p.m.
Mets recall RHP Collin McHugh
The New York Mets today announced the club recalled righthanded pitcher Collin McHugh from Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League and placed righthanded pitcher Scott Atchison on the 15-Day Disabled List, with inflammation in the right elbow
Mets Sign Outfielder Rick Ankiel
The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed outfielder Rick Ankiel to a major league contract.
Mets recall RHP Greg Burke; Place RHP Jeurys Familia on the 15-Day DL
The New York Mets today announced the club recalled righthanded pitcher Greg Burke from Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League and placed righthanded pitcher Jeurys Familia on the 15-Day Disabled List, retroactive to May 9, with right biceps tendinitis.
Mets and David Wright launch `The Wright Thing' community program
The New York Mets today announced the launch of "The Wright Thing," a community program created by David Wright to honor and recognize volunteers who made an extraordinary impact on the lives of individuals and organizations impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The season-long initiative seeks to raise awareness that more work needs to be done as our hometown continues the recovery and rebuilding process.
Mets Launch Series for Mets Moms
The New York Mets today announced they are searching for Mets Moms to participate in an exclusive panel.
Alfonzo, Burkhardt and Bentli judges for Banner Day, Saturday, May 11
The New York Mets today announced Mets Ambassador Edgardo Alfonzo, SNY Field Reporter Kevin Burkhardt and 92.3 NOW's Ty Bentli will serve as judges for Banner Day, Saturday, May 11 at Citi Field.
Mets select outfielder Andrew Brown, option outfielder Collin Cowgill
The New York Mets today announced the club selected the contract of outfielder Andrew Brown from Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League and optioned outfielder Collin Cowgill to the 51s.