Banner Day

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Date of Event: September 15, 1963

The Mets were very popular in the early days of their franchise. Fans began to express admiration with slogans on banners that were held up during the games. By 1963, the banners became such a fad that the Mets promoted a banner parade and contest, which ended with the Mets displaying their own appreciation banner to fans!

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Larry Dierker was born September 22, 1946, in Hollywood California. Larry is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, manager, broadcaster, and he is also an accomplished American novelist, blogger, essayist, playwright, motivational speaker, and digital entrepreneur.