Mets fans have been waiting for 15 years to return to the World Series. Their time has come. The New York Mets swept the Chicago Cubs by winning Game 4 of the NLCS, 8-3.
Fans in New York celebrated into the night shortly afterJeurys Familia struck out Dexter Fowler to give the Mets their first World Series appearance since 2000.
Celebrities such as Jimmy Kimmel and Jim Breueralong with former Mets players took to Twitter to express their jubilation for their amazing Mets squad.
Former Mets player Mike Piazza
So proud of this team, so very happy for You Fans, you all deserve it, Amazing example of heart and hustle! God Bless! #LetsGoMets— Mike Piazza (@mikepiazza31) October 22, 2015
John Franco is pretty hyped.
MURPHY MURPHY!!!! Wow-— John Franco (@TEAMFRANCO45) October 22, 2015
nicely done @Mets! (now change the channel for our best show maybe ever)— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) October 22, 2015
CUB FANS you are the best! Your city rules.. I'm SO SORRY Sign Greinke or another ACE & you will be lights... https://t.co/OpQmuYAsIw— Jim Breuer (@JimBreuer) October 22, 2015
As someone who grew up in Queens close to Citifield I must say congrats to the @Mets. Does Mookie Wilson still play for them? I have no idea— billy eichner (@billyeichner) October 22, 2015