'69 Mets: Bruce Resch
East Meadow. Former
textiles manager. In fall 1969, Resch had just finished a job at Silvercup Bread in Long Island City. He went to Shea Stadium a lot that season, often using a cousin's tickets in the first row of the loge - the second deck - along the first-base line.
"You could either get a hard line drive that would probably kill you or one of those soft...