Marc Anthony to sing Nat'l Anthem Sunday

September, 10, 2011
9/10/11
1:38
PM ET
Courtesy of a Mets press release:

NYC FIRST RESPONDERS TICKET OFFER: The Mets will offer complimentary tickets to New York City First Responders and their families for the 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at 7:30 p.m. and the Mets-Cubs game to follow at Citi Field...Tickets can be picked up with proper photo identification starting Saturday at the Citi Field Advance Ticket Window adjacent to the Jackie Robinson Rotunda and on the day of the game at all Ticket Windows...Tickets are available to past and present off duty members of the New York City Police Department, New York City Fire Department, Port Authority Police Department, Emergency Medical Service, Office of Emergency Management, New York City Sanitation Department, New York City Department of Correction, and New York State Court Officers on a first come, first serve basis, subject to availability.

9-11 REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY: The Mets will honor New York City uniformed service men and women during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at 7:30 p.m...The ceremony will honor lives lost and injured, and pay tribute to the heroes, survivors and rescue and recovery workers on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks...Grammy Award-winning artist and New York native Marc Anthony will perform the National Anthem...Anthony sang the National Anthem on September 21, 2001 at Shea Stadium during New York City’s first professional sporting event since the attacks...American Idol star and Queens native Pia Toscano will perform God Bless America during the seventh inning stretch...Toscano was a winner of the 2008 Mets Anthem Search...John Franco will throw out the ceremonial first pitch to Mike Piazza...Members of the New York City Police Department, New York City Fire Department, Port Authority Police Department, Emergency Medical Service, Office of Emergency Management, New York City Sanitation Department, New York City Department of Correction, and New York State Court Officers will participate in the pre-game ceremony...First responders and families from Tuesday’s Children will unfurl a 300-foot by 100-foot American flag.

Mike Mazzeo

ESPN New York Writer

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