A.J. Mass, who played Mr. Met in the mid 1990′s just released a book titled “Yes, It’s Hot in Here” about his time as the Mets’ mascot. 2,000 more words
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At some point, this country is going to have to have a serious talk about national security. Because the Secret Service has actually been threatening to kill mascots for far longer than we all want to admit. 431 more words
Seventeen years ago, Mr. Met was in the crosshairs.
The lovable mascot with an oversized baseball for a head was working his regular shift during a Mets game played on the first annual Jackie Robinson Day at Shea Stadium in 1997. 273 more words
Former New York Mets mascot AJ Mass has a new book called Yes, It’s Hot in Here: Adventures in the Weird, Woolly World of Sports Mascots… 167 more words
When it comes to protecting the President of the United States, Secret Service agents will go to whatever lengths necessary. Even it is means gunning down a beloved Major League Baseball mascot. 167 more words