Former Mets catcher Vance Wilson has been named to manage the Wilmington Blue Rocks, a Single-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. The team will be holding a press conference to introduce him on Thursday at noon. According to the team’s media advisory, the event will be open to the public – so if you’re in Delaware the area of Frawley Stadium, stop by and check it out.
Closer to home, Greg Prince of Faith and Fear in Flushing has a rundown of some upcoming New York City events with Mets’ golden anniversary associations.
I suppose I should go check to see if I need to shovel snow again… let’s bring on baseball season. :-)