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The nickname ” Mets ” was adopted: it was a natural shorthand to the club’s corporate name, “The New York Metropolitan Baseball Club, Inc.”, it hearkened back to the “Metropolitans” (a New York team in the American Association from 1880 to 1887), and its brevity was advantageous for newspaper headlines.
1975: Four teams, one year and one stadium The Mets , Yankees , Jets and Giants all called Shea home in 1975, the only time in professional sports history that two baseball teams and two football teams shared the same facility in the same year.
Braves great Chipper Jones was the player New York fans loved to hate. During games against the Mets , the crowd at Shea Stadium would often chant “ Larry , Larry ” in reference to the third baseman’s first name.
May 8, – New York’s National League club announces that the team nickname will be ” Mets ,” a natural shortening of the corporate name (“New York Metropolitan Baseball Club, Inc.”)
The team’s cap insignia logo, which features stylized interlocking orange and white “NY” on blue background, uses a font very similar to Lynchburg, a decorative font designed by Michael Hagemann and inspired by the letters of the Jack Daniels Green Label Whiskey logo.
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The actual blue that the Dodgers currently wear is RGB – hex #005A9C.
The formula to use is: METs x 3.5 x (your body weight in kilograms) / 200 = calories burned per minute. For example, say you weigh 160 pounds (approximately 73 kg) and you play singles tennis, which has a MET value of 8. The formula would work as follows: 8 x 3.5 x 73 / 200 = 10.2 calories per minute.
Forbes estimates that the Mets are worth roughly $2.4 billion — a 4% increase over the last year — making them the sixth most valuable team in baseball.
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A new Quinnipiac University Poll released Monday found 53 percent of adults surveyed are New York Yankees fans compared with just 34 percent who preferred the New York Mets . Even when you break it down by borough, the Yankees come out on top.
The Mets –Phillies rivalry is a rivalry between the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies. Both clubs are members of MLB’s National League (NL) East division. The rivalry between the two clubs is said to be among the most fiercely contested in the NL.
New York Now Has More Mets Fans Than Yankees Fans .