Citi Field 2012 All-Star Game
- From: paddy_nyc <philpott.patrick@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 11:07:45 -0700 (PDT)
Major League Baseball will finally announce Wednesday, at a City Hall news conference, that the Mets will play host to the 2013 All-Star Game, The Post has learned.
This event has been in the discussion since well before Citi Field even opened in 2009. It took this long to announce -- there are roughly 14 months before the game -- largely because of the extreme difficulty of organizing logistics in New York City.
This will be the Mets’ second time as All-Star Game hosts. The last time came in 1964, the year Shea Stadium opened.
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