ESPN to Meet the Mets’ New Ballpark

The New York Mets’ first two games from new ballpark Citi Field will air on ESPN.

The first-ever regular-season game from Citi Field, the Mets’ home opener against the San Diego Padres, will air on Monday Night Baseball April 13 at 7 p.m. ET., as well as on ESPN HD and via ESPN360.com and ESPN Mobile TV. It will be available locally on ESPN in both team markets, alongside local coverage in New York and San Diego.

Wednesday Night Baseball April 15 will also showcase the Mets hosting the Padres at 7 p.m. on Jackie Robinson Day.

ESPN’s Baseball Tonight Presented by Star Trek will originate live from Citi Field Monday for segments during the 6 p.m. edition of SportsCenter, along with its highlights, news and information show at 10 p.m.