Shea is a shame

Shea Stadium has had its moments, but overall it's as disappointing as the Mets.

Updated: June 23, 2006, 7:52 PM ET
By Jeff Merron | Page 2 staff

Editor's Note: This is the 27th report card in Page 2's summerlong series rating all 30 ballparks in Major League Baseball.

NEW YORK -- My father attended the fifth game of the 1969 World Series, sitting in a box seat just behind Yogi Berra, about four rows behind the Mets dugout. That was the greatest Mets game to be at, and he even caught a foul ball. And then he got it signed by those in proximity -- Yogi, Bowie Kuhn, and the popular mayor of New York, John Lindsay.


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