Leave it to those dastardly Yanks to get a leg up in the stadium-building deathmatch against the Mets. By most accounts, the Mets' Citi Field appears to be ahead in the race to the finish line, and the new Yankee Stadium has suffered a bit of bad press lately. So, how to win back hearts and minds of New York's baseball-obsessed media? Obvs: Prematurely hoist the new stadium sign into place and invite photographers along to document it! That's why they're the masters of the back page, Mets fans.
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