Shea Stadium: New York's other MLB home bids farewell, too
Also see: Stadium Guide for the New York Mets
It is hard to imagine missing Shea Stadium.
With no ivy on the walls or a green monster in left field, Shea is devoid of the kind of aura and charm of baseball's relics. Also missing are the plush amenities of today's grand venues.
A tribute to function over form, the Queens ballpark rises out of a diverse Flushing Meadows' neighborhood.
With the Mets' mainstay readying for its final regular-season homestand and its replacement ...
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