METS FANS SHARE THEIR MEMORIES OF THE JULY 29, 1966 GAME:Marty
February 13, 2013
I went to this game as an 8-year-old, with my mother, my 10-year-old brother, and an adult male family friend. We sat in the "blue seats" (Mezzanine level, under the original color scheme). I had been to one game the year before, also at Shea, and understood absolutely nothing. On this, the night of my second baseball game ever, I remotely understood some of what was going on. Only very remotely, though. I don't remember doing this, but at one point early in the game I turned to our family friend and shouted out loud, "WHERE'S HOME PLATE?" Apparently that got a lot of attention! My brother and our family friend teased me about that for years afterward!
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