Mets Look To Capitalize On Growing Popularity Of College Lacrosse
Citi Field on Sunday will host the inaugural Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic, marking what the Mets claim is "only the second time" an MLB ballpark has hosted college lacrosse. The "growing popularity of lacrosse spurred the Mets" to schedule the men's doubleheader featuring Holy Cross-Navy and Colgate-Michigan. Tickets for the event start at $12. Mets Exec VP/Business Operations Dave Howard "does not expect the natural grass field to be impacted" (NEWSDAY, 3/15).