Friday, February 5, 2016
This was surprising.
No, not because I’m a sore Dodger fan. In fact, I would expect him to be inducted as a Met. Most Dodger fans (and rational people) would. Since he was traded in 1998 until he retired in 2007, most of us cheered for him whenever he came back to Dodger Stadium and pulled for the Mets during the 2000 World Series.
What’s surprising is the fact that he would rather have his cap blank than have “LA” on it when, if it wasn’t for the Dodgers, there’s a good chance Piazza would never have made the major leagues in the first place.
Yeah, I went there. Let me explain: