My devotion to the New York Mets has been well-chronicled here this season.
There was the trip to Citi Field in late June with my dear wife Karen and friends Steve and Kristen that spurred my multiple-part series about the team and stadium.
And there was my discovery that Mets cable network SNY picked my photo for its DataStrong fan of the game feature during a telecast.
In Syracuse, though, even during a postseason run to the World Series, a Mets fan can can feel stranded among so many Yankees, Red Sox and Washington Nationals followers.
So I took a midweek trip to Syracuse mega shopping, dining and entertainment complex in search of determining my squad’s standing in sporting goods stores.
I wrote my Mark It Up community column for Syracuse Public Media site waer.org about what I found. You can read my story and see my photos by clicking the link below.
Hey, I already own four Mets T-shirts and a handful of hats, so I’m not in the market. But when the World Series shirts get in …
What team are you rooting for in the baseball postseason, and why? Do you ever feel like a one-person cheering section, and why? What’s the last sporting goods store purchase you made, and why?