Why would Sporting News run such an item?
Originally Posted by Bill Burgess
The reality has to be that this was done at the family's request, but the information as presented here - "the fact is that Sporting News ran a blurb, asking people not to show up" - makes me infer that Sporting News did it on their own, for whatever reason.
Here's the payoff pitch from Familia to Fowler, on the way... and it's IN THERE! Strike three called! The Mets win the pennant! The New York Mets have won the National League pennant! Put it in the books! The New York Mets for the first time in 15 years are champions of the National League!
- Howie Rose calls the Mets winning the 2015 National League Championship Series - NYM at CHI, October 21, 2015, WOR Radio