MAB Celebrity Services invites you to spend “A Glorious Day with the Amazin’s” on Saturday, Nov. 14, at the Crowne Plaza Fairfield in Fairfield, New Jersey.
Twenty-two current and former New York Mets will be guests at the autograph show, including members of four of the five Mets teams that played in the World Series.
Highlights of the show include appearances by Travis d’Arnaud, Endy Chavez, Billy Wagner, Sid Fernandez, Dwight Gooden, Mookie Wilson and Jon Matlack, as well as non-Mets guests Ozzie Smith, Whitey Ford, Don Mattingly and Bill Buckner.
Ultimate Mets Database reported today that early 1980s Mets reliever Carlos Diazpassed away in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sept. 28 at the age of 57. Diaz was part of the trade package that went to the Los Angeles Dodgers after the 1983 season to bring Sid Fernandez to New York.
The Na Koa Ikaika Maui, an independent baseball team based in Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii, is planning a $100-a-plate dinner on Dec. 3 to raise money for youth baseball. Former New York Mets players Sid Fernandez, Howard Johnson and Wally Backman are scheduled to attend.