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  1. Morning Briefing: Ready for some baseball?

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: M-E-T-S. Mets! Mets! Mets! It may now be football season in New York, but the Mets nonetheless will play a rubber game against the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday at Great American Ball Park. Zack Wheeler (9-9, 3.45 ERA) o...

    Blog | September 07, 2014
  2. Sleek Tejada tunes out Drew chatter

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Ruben Tejada learned plenty during his eight weeks this winter at a training facility fun by a former University of Michigan football strength and conditioning coach who consults for the Mets. That included the Panama nativ...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  3. Murph a Spurs fan (football, Spurs)

    Adam Rubin

    Huge Spurs fan Daniel Murphy, @Mets second-baseman, has joined us pitch-side ahead of today's match #THFC Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) October 27, 2013...

    Blog | October 27, 2013
  4. View from Jupiter: Tuna surprise

    Adam Rubin

    Adam Rubin Terry Collins presented Bill Parcells with an autographed Mets jersey before Sunday's Mets-Cardinals game in recognition of Parcells being selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. "They'll let anybody in," Parcells quipped to Collins....

    Blog | March 10, 2013
  5. Morning briefing: When will Santana pitch?

    Adam Rubin

    Patrick Semansky/Associated Press Bill Parcells will again watch the Mets play Sunday. The Mets will present him with a gift for being selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. FIRST PITCH: It is becoming pretty clear that ...

    Blog | March 10, 2013
  6. Landon Powell catches on with Mets

    Adam Rubin

    Courtesy of Ron Powell Landon Powell (left) and Josh Hamilton (right) were multi-sport teammates growing up, including in Pop Warner football. After two surgeries to repair the ACL in his left knee and another to clean out cartilage, a scary or...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  7. Prospect needs surgery for football injury

    Adam Rubin

    Jerod Foster/Icon SMI Mets minor leaguer Bradley Marquez also plays college football at Texas Tech. Texas Tech coach Tommy Tuberville told college football reporters that Bradley Marquez will require season-ending right knee surgery for an inju...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  8. View from Flushing: Mets' football season

    Adam Rubin

    Adam Rubin Ike Davis passes a football during the afternoon at Citi Field, before batting practice. Adam Rubin Matt Harvey receives a football, with Robert Carson defending....

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  9. Video: Giants' Wilson visits Citi

    Adam Rubin

    New York Giants first-round pick David Wilson and the team's other draft picks visited Citi Field on Wednesday. Wilson, who threw out the ceremonial first pitch, played college football at Virginia Tech. David Wright is a big Hokies fan, and the two ...

    Blog | May 30, 2012
  10. David dons maize and blue

    Adam Rubin

    Brad Barr/US Presswire David Wright dons a Michigan football jersey after losing a Sugar Bowl bet with Jeff Wilpon. As players streamed out of the clubhouse after a 45-minute address from Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson on Monday morning for the f...

    Blog | February 27, 2012
  11. View from Citi Field: Eric LeGrand visits

    Adam Rubin

    Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand speaks with David Wright before Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field. LeGrand was paralyzed during a kickoff return in October 2010. Former Rutgers fo...

    Blog | August 20, 2011
  12. Citi Field to host Greece, Ecuador soccer

    Adam Rubin

    Vincenzo Pinto/AFP/Getty Images Greece's national football team players gather together prior to the start of the Group B first round 2010 World Cup football match Greece vs. Nigeria on June 17, 2010 at Free State Stadium in Mangaung/Bloemfontein. ...

    Blog | May 05, 2011
  13. The Crimson letters

    Adam Rubin

    Paul DePodesta gave a humorous quote about how he was viewed during his time at Harvard playing football and baseball, versus his image as a major league executive. "I'm probably one of the few people out there who was really, really concerned dur...

    Blog | November 10, 2010
  14. Farm report: Kirk leading man for B-Mets

    Adam Rubin

    When center fielder Kirk Niewenhuis steps to the plate to lead off, the former Big 12 football recruit, who stands 6-foot-3, 210 pounds, gets some quizzical looks. "I get some comments from catchers like, 'What's going on here? You're a leadoff hi...

    Blog | April 28, 2010