KEW GARDENS, Queens –Mets fans are getting ready for the World Series today as the Amazin’s prepare to play the Kansas City Royals.
Free rallies are scheduled in Queens and Nassau County Monday afternoon to pump up fans for the big series.
In Queens, led by Borough President Melinda Katz, the rally will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Queens Borough Hall. Former Mets players John Franco and Edgardo Alfonzo are said to make special appearances.
Additionally, Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano will host a rally at the Theodore Roosevelt building in Mineola. The building’s dome will be lit in blue and orange in honor of the Metropolitans.
Game 1 of the World Series is scheduled for 8:07 p.m. Tuesday.
The Mets will be back at Citi Field on Friday, but if you want to buy a ticket to Game 3 you’ll have to pay up. Tickets are limited to standing-room only, and they run about $600 each.AlertMe