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Mets Welcome Fallen First Responder Families at 33rd Annual Mets Family Night on Wednesday, July 19th at CitiField

Mets Welcome Fallen First Responder Families at 33rd Annual Mets Family Night on Wednesday, July 19th at CitiField

Supporting the families of NYC’s first responders, Answer the Call will host more than 600 beneficiaries at its 33rd Annual Mets Game & Family Night next Wednesday, July 19th at Citi Field (former Met Rusty Staub started the fallen first responder fund in 1985). The event will feature:

  • First pitch tossed out by children of three recently fallen New York heroes:
  • Three children of FDNY Chief Michael Fahy, Rockland native who was killed in the line of duty during a Bronx explosion in September 2016
  • Two sons of NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo, Long Island native who was killed in the line of duty during a Bronx shootout in November 2016
  • Son of NYPD Detective Joseph Lemm, Manhattan native killed in the line of duty by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan in December 2015
  • Meet-and-greet with past and present New York Mets
  • Opportunity to walk on the field
  • Pre-game barbecue and family picnic

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