It was a dump. But it was our dump. I knew the time had come too say
goodbye, but I never truly believed that the name would be sold to the
highest bidder. When the name Citifield was announced I cried a little.
When I drove by the other day and saw that name in lights, I cried a
So here we are in the great depression of 2009, Citibank has been
bailed out. At that time several people wanted to call it Taxpayer
Field. I heard this while listening to the FAN, and I remember
commenting to my self, "I'm calling it Shea."And that's what I'm calling it. It will never be Citifield in my mind.
It will always be Shea. Join us, as we attempt to take back the real
name of the park at Flushing Meadows back form those that stole it from
us. Join us in always calling it Shea to your friends and loved ones.
"Popcorn, peanuts all down at Shea, guaranteed to have a heck of a day."