Mets apologize after mascot's middle finger, say person won't wear costume again

Cooler heads prevailed, apparently.

Bad move. The video instantly went viral and the Mets organization was forced to deal with the repercussions of Mr. Met's actions.

@nicksilva1 tweeted "Mr. Met is my hero".

Bases loaded and Zack Wheeler got out of a jam.

They seemed to be in a forgiving mood. He was named America's Favorite Mascot in 2012 and joined Twitter in 2014.

The Mr. Met of Wednesday night might be gone, but he won't soon be forgotten.

YANKEES 12, BLUE JAYS 2: CC Sabathia won his fourth consecutive start, Aaron Hicks had a career-high six RBI and Gary Sanchez homered twice for NY at Toronto. And yes, when the Mets were losing big - which happened quite a bit during my tenure in the suit, from 1994 to 1997 - I was on the receiving end of many four-letter words that weren't "M-E-T-S".

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For the record, whoever is inside the outfit never comments.

"Not on social media", he said.

As a Mets fan, I think I speak for generations of Flushing faithful, however, when I confess that I'd rarely felt more rewarded for my lifelong commitment to a constantly derided franchise (one which, I'll remind folks, can claim more World Series titles than the Astros, Mariners, Padres, Angels, Rockies, Rays, Nationals/Expos and Rangers).

"It can be a very, very rough job", Blank said. As a result, it is unclear which Mets employee will be facing consequences for Mr. Met's recent desire to flip someone off.

On Thursday, we did find Mr. Met inside the stadium greeting fans.

Burnie, the Miami Heat's mascot, made the list for his incident in 1994 when he was hauled into court for injuring the wife of a federal judge at an exhibition game in Puerto Rico.

Around baseball, reactions were equally playful.

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The mascot for the San Francisco Giants, Lou Seal, posted a picture with his NY counterpart's significant other, Mrs. Met, saying: "Calm down #MrMet... it was just one kiss".

The team quickly took to Twitter to issue an apology. Settling in for the start of a 162-game baseball season is, in its purest moments, like slapping on a virtual reality headset that lets us live through the ups and downs of remote players with alien talents and temperaments as a kind of group therapy. Thames went 63 plate appearances in between homers, a stretch in which he batted.163 with two RBIs while battling a hamstring injury and strep throat. First of all, the umpires did make the correct call on the field. Bat boys are provided by the home team, so while this one was wearing a Brewers jersey, he's technically employed by the Mets.

Mr Met distributes t-shirts to fans during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, June 1, 2017, in NY.

Mr. Met is one of the sport's most recognizable mascots and has been entertaining fans at games since 1964.

The New York Mets' mascot, who flashed his "middle" finger at a fan, violated a code of conduct Wednesday night.

Mr Met, left, distributes t-shirts to fans during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, June 1, 2017, in NY.

INDIANS 8, ATHLETICS 0: Corey Kluber pitched six shutout innings and struck out 10 in his first start since May 2 and Cleveland scored four runs in the sixth inning - when the outfield sprinklers turned on - to win at home.

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However, history looked a long way from repeating itself when she was a point away from being a set and 4-0 down to the no.3 seed. If he wins, Nadal will become only the second player, man or woman, to win 10 titles at the same major tournament.

On Thursday, an anonymous fan offered a defense of the fallen mascot star, claiming foul language and heckling from the Mets crowd pushed Mr. Met over the top on Wednesday evening.

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