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Tom Seaver threw the final pitch at Shea Stadium to Mike Piazza. Following the pitch, the two Mets legends walked to the centerfield gate and closed it behind them, closing Shea forever.

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Shea Stadium was first opened in 1964 after the building work on it had begun in 1961. It was the home of the New York Mets Baseball team until they moved to Citi Field in 2009.

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Who got first base hit at shea stadium?

The first player to get a hit at Shea Stadium was Pirate Smoky Burgess, who singled to second base and would score on Don Hoak's double right after him. The first Mets hit at Shea was a single from Sherman Jones, the pitcher

When was Shea Stadium created?

Shea Stadium was created in 1964.

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Who built Shea Stadium?

Shea Stadium was built by the New York Mets

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Does the Catholic Church own Shea Stadium?

No, the Catholic Church does not own Shea Stadium.

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The duration of The Beatles at Shea Stadium is 3000.0 seconds.

When did Shea Stadium end?

Shea Stadium was built in New York in 1961.

When was Live at Shea Stadium created?

Live at Shea Stadium was created on 2008-10-06.

How many all star games have been played at shea stadium?

just one! 1964- the first year Shea opened

Have the New York Yankees played home games at Shea Stadium?

Yes, they have. The Yankees played their home games at Shea Stadium in 1974 and 1975, while Yankee Stadium was being repaired.