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Saying Goodbye: The Last Gasps of Ballparks We've Lost

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Shea Stadium: 1964-2008

Photograph By Rich Pilling/MLB Photos/Getty Images

They started tearing down the home of the Mets in October of 2008, dismantling it because a New York City law prohibited its implosion. By Feb. 10, 2009, this is what was left. Eight days later, it was all gone.