Today at 11 AM, ground will be broken on the Mets new stadium, Citi Field.
You can watch the event live on SNY.
...i unfortunately cannot. i have class...bummer.
The deal is said to be worth $20 mill annually for 20 years.
This is double what the Houston Texans get annually for naming rights on Reliant Stadium.
There is an option to take Citi Field's naming rights to 35 years.
...it's no "Shea" and its no "Petco".
i really don't mind the new name, it could be so much worse...
but really. MetLife really missed their chance here...