Hanna is on its way, poised to drop a load of rain on Shea. So the Mets have just called off today’s game. It will be a split doubleheader tomorrow, 2:15 and 8:05.
Here’s the press release from the Mets, including the ticket info:
TODAYâ€™S METS-PHILLIES GAME RESCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW AFTERNOON, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 AT 2:15 P.M.
Tickets Marked Game 68, from Todayâ€™s Rainout, To Be Honored for 2:15 P.M. Sunday Day Game
Tickets Marked Game 69 Valid for Separate Admission Sunday Night Game Starting at 8:05 P.M.
Complete info at Mets.com
FLUSHING, N.Y., September 6, 2008 â€“ The New York Mets this morning announced that todayâ€™s game against the Philadelphia Phillies has been postponed due to expected severe weather and heavy rains and has been rescheduled for tomorrow afternoon, Sunday, September 7 at 2:15 p.m. Tickets marked Game 68 from todayâ€™s game will be honored for tomorrowâ€™s 2:15 p.m. game only.
The separate admission Sunday night game against the Phillies will begin at 8:05 p.m. Upon the conclusion of the 2:15 p.m. day game, all fans will exit Shea in advance of the 8:05 p.m. game.
GAME NUMBER (PRINTED ON CENTER OF TICKET)
Sunday, September 7 â€“ 2:15 P.M.
Sunday, September 7 â€“ 8:05 P.M.
The Mets strongly encourage fans to use mass transit for Sundayâ€™s games, each of which has advance ticket sales in excess of 53,500. Fans can connect from anywhere in New York City to Shea by taking the 7 Subway to the Willets Point-Shea Stadium station. The Long Island Rail Roadâ€™s Port Washington Branch from Penn Station (with 16 minute connections to Shea from New Jersey Transit trains) or Woodside has half-hourly service.
For those coming from the northern suburbs, Metro-North trains on the Hudson, Harlem, and New Haven lines connect with the 7 Subway. For more information, visit www.mta.info or call New York City Transit at 718-330-1234, Long Island Rail Road at 718-217-LIRR (NYC), 516-822-LIRR (Nassau), 631-231-LIRR (Suffolk) or Metro-North at 800-METRO-INFO.
Only fans holding Mets tickets will have access to purchase parking in Shea Stadium lots tomorrow.