Late day items popping up right and left. This Deadspin article warms my heart. Read the entire thing.
The blue wall is in keeping with what the Wilpons have been forced to do since the stadium—adding large banners of Mets greats throughout the stadium, bringing the old Shea home run apple to the front of the stadium, trying to cover the overwhelming, generic Otherness of the entire stadium with something identifiably Mets-ian. Oh, and that’s right: For the first time since 1996 the Mets are bringing back Banner Day.