April 1962
New Yorker;4/14/1962, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p34
The article discusses the remodeling of the Polo Grounds at the Coogan's Bluff sports stadium by the Mets, the town's new National League baseball team. The stadium was home of the New York Giants from 1912 to 1957. The Mets will occupy the stadium for a season before moving to a Flushing Meadow stadium in spring of 1963. The field has been regraded and planted with bluegrass. The stadium also features the Met Lounge, a new scoreboard, additional lights, and more rows of box seat.


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