The Mets are starting to think postseason with 19 games left and a two-game lead over Philadelphia. They are holding an online drawing again for the chance to get potential single-game playoff tickets. Here’s the press release they just put out with all the info:
FLUSHING, N.Y., September 8, 2008 â€“ The New York Mets today announced the launch of an online random drawing on Mets.com for the opportunity to purchase tickets to potential 2008 Mets postseason games at Shea Stadium.
All fans that register now on Mets.com will automatically be eligible for random drawings for single game ticket purchase opportunities for potential National League Division Series (NLDS), National League Championship Series (NLCS), and World Series games at Shea. There is no fee and no purchase necessary to register. There is a limit of one entry per person. In the case of multiple entries for the same individual, only one entry will be eligible for the drawing. There is no assurance that any particular registrant will be selected. Opportunities to purchase tickets are non-transferable.
Registration for the NLDS drawing closes at 11:59 p.m. Monday, September 15. Fans may register thereafter for additional potential series. A limited number of fans will be selected in a random drawing and will be notified via e-mail by Thursday, September 18 with instructions regarding the online purchase of up to four tickets to one NLDS game at Shea. Tickets start at $45 each for the NLDS games and must be purchased with a major credit card. MasterCard is the preferred choice of the Mets. Per ticket and per order fees will apply.
Single game ticket sales for the Metsâ€™ possible participation in the NLCS and World Series will be conducted in the same manner, at dates to be announced, from a combined pool of online registrants composed of those who register for the NLDS drawing and those who register thereafter.
For more information, visit mets.com or call the Mets Ticket Office at 718-507-TIXX.