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ABOUT US

Jason Fry and Greg Prince
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.

Greg Prince discovered the Mets when he was 6, during the magical summer of 1969. He is a Long Island-based writer, editor and communications consultant. Contact him here.

Jason Fry is a Brooklyn writer whose first memories include his mom leaping up and down cheering for Rusty Staub. Check out his other writing here.

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They're the Topps

Everything I needed to know I learned on the backs of my baseball cards…

• Tom established himself as one of baseball's premier pitchers as he led the Mets to their amazing pennant and World Series triumphs.

• Won first game the Mets ever defeated Sandy Koufax, led I.L. in ERA in 1967, and also set strikeout [...]

Bring On Trevor Hoffman

Trevor Hoffman, losing pitcher for the National League in the All-Star Game, quoted in the Post, on the chances of the New York Mets winning the World Series:

You’re not just necessarily going to wrap up the trophy and send it to them. We’re three months away from that. I don’t think there is enough pitching in [...]