Here is the latest view of Citi Field, as seen from our doomed nest in Shea Stadium’s Loge13:
For comparison, here is the same view on July 25:
And lets take a look at the seedling stadium from Loge13 on April 30:
Soon this will all be an innocuous parking lot. People will succumb to overpriced fees for the privilege of parking their SUV’s on the spot where Seaver made his debut, where Buckner watched the ball go through his legs, where everyone from the Beatles to Lucas Prata made their own unique contributions to music history, etc.
But for now, Shea is still the home of the Mets. And the magic number is 11.