"Inaugural Game at Citi Field"
"First Pitch at Citi Field"
Stadium: Citi Field (2009-), Shea Stadium (1964-2008)
Slogan: "Ya Gotta Believe!"
Theme Songs: "Meet the Mets" - Fight song by Bill Katz and Ruth Roberts (1961). Played at the gate, during broadcasts, and during in-game sing-alongs at Citi Field. "Lazy Mary" - by Lou Monte. Played after "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" during every seventh inning stretch. "New York State of Mind" - by Billy Joel, who first performed it at Madison Square Garden before the first game of the '86 World Series. Afterwards, Bob Ojeda and Gary Carter presented Billy Joel with a signature Mets jacket. "Takin' Care of Business" - Played after a Mets victory at Citi Field.
Notable Players: Willie Mays, Tommie Agee, Tom Seaver, Ron Darling, David Cone, Gary Carter, Lenny Dykstra, Howard Johnson, Darryl Strawberry, Dwight "Doc" Gooden, Keith Hernandez, Mike Piazza.