METS FANS SHARE THEIR MEMORIES OF THE APRIL 12, 1999 GAME:Bob P
October 3, 2003
Bobby Jones homered in this game. The next time a Mets pitcher homered was more than three years later--June 15, 2002--the infamous Shawn Estes off the infamous Roger Clemens.
April 20, 2008
My friend Tom and I got tickets for this game that morning. He was in the bathroom when Jones hit the home run. He did not believe me when he got back. I was sitting just one level above where the home run landed in left field. You can get a good look at me on the video of that shot.
May 30, 2014
My brother bought me a bootleg Home Opening Day t-shirt in the parking lot after the game. I still wear it.
Now it's your turn! Tell us what you remember of this game: