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Monday, February 05, 2018

Taking Back the Ballparks - Mets voting thread

It’s time for the Mets vote.

Here are your choices.

1) Citi Field
2) City
  If this is your selection, choose between Field or Park
3) Gotham Grounds
4) Metropolitan Stadium
5) Willets Point.

Voting will run through this time next Monday, at which point the team with a name Al Michaels couldn’t recall on two separate occasions
yesterday will be on the clock.

SoSH U at work Posted: February 05, 2018 at 12:10 PM | 32 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: mets, stadium names

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   1. SoSH U at work Posted: February 05, 2018 at 12:52 PM (#5619768)
Mets are up.

I'm backing E, Willets Point.

   2. PreservedFish Posted: February 05, 2018 at 01:10 PM (#5619780)
City Field
   3. reech Posted: February 05, 2018 at 01:12 PM (#5619782)
Gotham Grounds
   4. Jose is an Absurd Kahuna Posted: February 05, 2018 at 01:28 PM (#5619792)
1 Citi Field
   5. QLE Posted: February 05, 2018 at 01:30 PM (#5619796)
4) Metropolitan Stadium
   6. Infinite Yost (Voxter) Posted: February 05, 2018 at 01:59 PM (#5619827)
E) Willets Point

Missed the nominations thread, or I would have gone with "The Chop Shop" because of all the sketchy auto shops nearby.
   7. . . . . . . Posted: February 05, 2018 at 03:16 PM (#5619879)
Citi Field
   8. The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: February 05, 2018 at 03:23 PM (#5619884)
City Field
   9. ajnrules Posted: February 05, 2018 at 05:34 PM (#5619983)
4) Metropolitan Stadium
   10. TDF, trained monkey Posted: February 05, 2018 at 07:09 PM (#5620030)
Willets Point
   11. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: February 05, 2018 at 07:48 PM (#5620053)
E) Willets Point
   12. Baldrick Posted: February 05, 2018 at 08:09 PM (#5620068)
Willets Point
   13. the Hugh Jorgan returns Posted: February 05, 2018 at 10:06 PM (#5620106)
Boo....

No Metropolitan Park.

I'd vote for Metropolitan Park.
   14. formerly dp Posted: February 05, 2018 at 10:35 PM (#5620119)
Going E)
   15. Ziggy's screen name Posted: February 05, 2018 at 11:30 PM (#5620130)
City Field please.
   16. manchestermets Posted: February 06, 2018 at 06:54 AM (#5620162)
E)
   17. Steve Parris, Je t'aime Posted: February 06, 2018 at 10:36 AM (#5620246)
3) Gotham Grounds
   18. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: February 06, 2018 at 10:59 AM (#5620260)
E) Willets Point
   19. Nasty Nate Posted: February 06, 2018 at 11:46 AM (#5620298)
5) Willets Point.

(Why is everyone calling it "E"?)
   20. SoSH U at work Posted: February 06, 2018 at 11:52 AM (#5620310)
(Why is everyone calling it "E"?)


Probably because I did in Post 1. And that's not a mistake I should have made, having been the one to list the choices in the first place.
   21. The usual palaver and twaddle (Met Fan Charlie) Posted: February 06, 2018 at 12:07 PM (#5620326)
Gotham Grounds
   22. JJ1986 Posted: February 07, 2018 at 12:31 PM (#5621174)
City Field
   23. Rusty Priske Posted: February 07, 2018 at 02:38 PM (#5621281)
Metropolitan Stadium
   24. stevegamer Posted: February 10, 2018 at 08:36 AM (#5622944)
Metropolitan Stadium
   25. Omineca Greg Posted: February 10, 2018 at 10:10 AM (#5622960)
Metropolitan Stadium
   26. Where have you gone Brady Anderson? Posted: February 10, 2018 at 08:49 PM (#5623081)
Metropolitan stadium
   27. Greg Pope Posted: February 11, 2018 at 10:44 PM (#5623343)
4)
   28. SoSH U at work Posted: February 12, 2018 at 11:01 AM (#5623448)
A little over an hour left to get your vote in.

   29. Russlan thinks deGrom is da bomb Posted: February 12, 2018 at 11:04 AM (#5623452)
City Field
   30. SoSH U at work Posted: February 12, 2018 at 12:10 PM (#5623508)
A late rally by supporters of Metropolitan Park closed the gap considerably, but not enough to overtake the new moniker, Willets Point.

The Angels thread will go up this afternoon.

   31. PreservedFish Posted: February 12, 2018 at 12:44 PM (#5623548)
I could be wrong, but after a quick scan it looks to me like Mets fans and NYC residents prefer the "City Field" name. Should local fans get double votes?
   32. SoSH U at work Posted: February 12, 2018 at 01:06 PM (#5623577)
Should local fans get double votes?


That would be a little unwieldy, given most of us don't identify where we're from in our profiles.

Local fans are encouraged to bring along friends for the voting, which was kind of the hope in the first place.

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