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Mets Opening Day 2018

Mets fans at Citi Field discuss their outlook on the 2018 season before the Opening Day game against the Cardinals on Thursday. (Credit: Newsday / Casey Musarra)

Scenes from in and around Citi Field as the Mets begin the 2018 MLB season.

Mets Adrian Gonzalez hits an RBI double during
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Mets Adrian Gonzalez hits an RBI double during the 5th inning of their home opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard throws during the 6th
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Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard throws during the 6th inning of his home opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Mets fans at Citi Field March 29, 2018
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Mets fans at Citi Field March 29, 2018 for today's opening day baseball game between the Mets and the St. Louis Cardinals.

New York Mets Yoenis Cespedes hits an RBI
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New York Mets Yoenis Cespedes hits an RBI single during the 5th inning of their home opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Yoenis Cespedes of the Mets connects on a
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Yoenis Cespedes of the Mets connects on a second inning two-run single against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Mets Amed Rosario and Kevin Plawecki celebrate scoring
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Mets Amed Rosario and Kevin Plawecki celebrate scoring on a Yoenis Cespedes RBI single in the 2nd inning of their home opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Mets fans arrive at Citi Field on March
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Mets fans arrive at Citi Field on March 29, 2018 for today's opening day baseball game between the Mets and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Mets manager Mickey Callaway looks over the field
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Mets manager Mickey Callaway looks over the field before an Opening Day game against the Cardinals on Thursday.

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers a pitch during
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Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers a pitch during the first inning of a game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.

Mets fans arrive at Citi Field for the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

Mets fans arrive at Citi Field for the Mets home opener on the morning of March 29, 2018.

Mets fans receive banners as they arrive at
Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

Mets fans receive banners as they arrive at Citi Field for the Mets home opener on the morning of March 29, 2018.

A rain tarp covers the field prior to
Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

A rain tarp covers the field prior to the start of the Mets home opener at Citi Field on the morning of March 29, 2018.

Mets fans take pictures in front of Citi
Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

Mets fans take pictures in front of Citi Field for the Mets home opener on the morning of March 29, 2018.

Mets fans Joe Cagno takes a selfie with
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Mets fans Joe Cagno takes a selfie with his 9-year-old son Aurelio outside Citi Field before the start of the Mets home opener on the morning of March 29, 2018.

Mets Fan Andy Algarin of Queens outside of
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Mets Fan Andy Algarin of Queens outside of Citi Field for Mets home opener on the morning of March 29, 2018.

Mets fan Oleg Blufshteyn of Staten Island is
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Mets fan Oleg Blufshteyn of Staten Island is ready for the Mets home opener at Citi Field on the morning of March 29, 2018.

A vendor sells programs prior to the start
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A vendor sells programs prior to the start of the Opening Day game between the Mets and the Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Kevin Plawecki's bats prior to the start of
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Kevin Plawecki's bats prior to the start of the Mets' Opening Day game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Fans prior to the start of the Opening
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Fans prior to the start of the Opening Day game between the Mets and Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Security checks fans prior to the start of
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Security checks fans prior to the start of the Opening Day game between the New York Mets and the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on March 29, 2018.

Mets fans before opening day on March 29,
Photo Credit: AP / Kathy Willens

Mets fans before opening day on March 29, 2018.

Chris Maloney of Westbury at Citi Field remembers
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Chris Maloney of Westbury at Citi Field remembers Rusty Staub on Opening Day, March 29, 2018, hours after the former Met died.

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