On behalf of Mets Fever and the Independent Publishers Group, we'd like to offer you the opportunity to win one of two copies of The Amazins!
The Amazins profiles the greatest players ever to wear the blue-and-orange scripts "Mets" across their chests: Tom Seaver recalls the highlights of a Hall of Fame career in which he won three Cy Young Awards as a Mets. Daryl Strawberry considers how his life might have turned out had he not left the Mets after the 1990 season. Post columnist Mike Vaccaro looks back at Dwight Gooden's unprecedented 1984 season. John Franco shares the emotion of reaching 400 career saves. Mike Piazza reflects on returning to the field after the 9/11 attacks.
The Amazins is a celebration of the New York Mets' first 50 years, including:
- More than 100 stunning color and archival images
- 22 in-depth player profiles
- The 24 most memorable games in Mets history
- Aerial views of the Mets three home ball parks
- Feature stories on managers and franchise-builders
- a half-century of Mets broadcasters
The Amazins also includes special sections focused on the Mets' managers, executives, ballparks, and broadcasters. It is a unique look at the people and events that have shaped the past half-century of National League baseball in New York.
This book is pretty impressive all around. A crash course in Mets history, the book contains a plethora of great information and great photos from every era of Mets baseball! If you want more information, or would like to purchase the book independently, you can do so HERE.
-Simply email me (HERE) your favorite Mets player of all time to enter.
-Winners (2) will be notified shortly after the contest closes at 11:59pm Wednesday.