1) If Judge Landis were still commissioner, the article linked to in Mongoose's post would be enough for him to force the Wilpons to sell the team.
Originally Posted by Mongoose
2) If this were to come to pass - I don't think it will, and I hope it doesn't - I think Pete Rose would have a legitimate claim for removal from the ineligible list.
This is home now - Citi Field, capacity 41,800 - and every seat in this ballpark seemingly filled, some standees as well, anticipating a piece of history as delivered by Mike Pelfrey, the 25-year-old from Wichita, Kansas. Into a windup, his first pitch in the history of Citi Field, a fastball for a called strike to Jody Gerut. Gerut off to a .214 start with no homers and one RBI. - Howie Rose calls the very first pitch thrown at Citi Field, April 13, 2009