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Piazza to be inducted into Mets Hall
Paul Abell/US PresswireMike Piazza will be the 27th inductee to the Mets Hall of Fame. PITTSBURGH — Mike Piazza came up short in his first bet for Cooperstown immortality, but he can be entering the Mets Hall of Fame later this season. Piazza will become the 27th inductee throughout a Sept. 29 ceremony at Citi Field, before the Mets face the particular Milwaukee Brewers. “Mike Piazza reinvigorated our franchise when we acquired him in May, 1998, ” Jeff Wilpon, who has final say on this kind of honors, said in a statement.