Talkin’ Baseball…and Beer
It’s opening day for our national pastime, but it really doesn’t feel like it. The weekend was a wet washout, a few flakes even flew, and if you look around a bit, you can still find clumps of snow where the sun, as the saying goes, don’t shine. But when the ump calls “Play ball!” for the first time all year, hope springs eternal.
Bryan Carney of Sparkill, across the Tappan Zee, wears a Mets cap and a sheepish smile. So he’s a fan of the Metsies, yes?
“You could say that,” Bryan says with a shrug, the way Mets fans do.
He and Ally Nolan have been talking about visiting Captain Lawrence for years, and—at long …