Maggie, Grace and James Bodian of Astoria show their colors and their smiles on opening day.
Joe Guster, right, of Ozone Park, readies himself for a pre-game hot dog with friends Josh Harman, center, of Babylon, LI and Greg Rice of Long Beach, LI.
Jason Byczek of Glendale pays tribute to the catcher he idolized before Mike Piazza. Gary Carter's widow threw out the ceremonial first pitch on Thursday.
Mike Tome, left of FLoral park, Andrew Rallo of Astoria. Tom Cangelosi and Steve Cangelosi of Sunnyside partake in their traditional opening day tailgate party.
Hall of Fame slugger and 50-year Mets broadcaster Ralph Kiner makes his way to the pre-game show.
Tailgating isn't just for football anymore.