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Posted by: Larry Fleisher on Apr 23, 2011 at 11:25:52 PM

One of the advantages of living in this area is having two baseball teams either to watch in person or read closely in the papers and the blogs. I can only imagine what it must have been like until 1957 with three teams in three different boroughs and if the social media existed then.

Though I watch the Yankees more for obvious reasons, I don't stop paying attention to the Mets and even occasionally venture to their games, though less now since they moved from Shea. In the two years the Mets have been across the parking lot, I've been there 11 times and since things have not gone well recently, the Mets have lost seven of those instances.

Friday when I made my first appearance there, the mood was not the greatest since the Mets had began by losing 13 of 19 and though they won rather decisively