Another movie featuring Shea Stadium that I could not bear to watch is “Two Weeks Notice.” The 2002 comedy (?) starring Hugh Grant and Sandra Bullock saw the pair take in a Mets-Giants game.
Pedro Astacio got the start for the Mets…
…going up against former Met Tsuyoshi Shinjo.
Grant and Bullock watched from their seats in the front row. Grant looks less than enthused:
Sandra pulled a Steve Bartman and got in the way of Mike Piazza catching a foul ball:
The normally mild-mannered Piazza then scolded Bullock, telling her, “Next time go to a Yankees game!”:
Bullock appeared on DiamondVision to the boos of the Shea faithful:
Mr. Met fired up the fans to boo America’s Sweetheart, all over a stupid foul ball:
See previous entries in this series here.