At Bat in Israel

“I want you to know that I’m from Illinois, and I’m a Chicago Cubs fan, and I’m not crazy about the 1969 Mets.” Those were the first words spoken to me by US Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro, when we were introduced on my recent trip to Israel. We ended up joking...

Take Heart Mets Fans

Met fans take heart.  Even though you have gone through another difficult past season this might make your optimism stir a little. A number of years ago a Met team finished 9th not far from 10th and last in the National League (there was no Divisions at the time)....

Welcome To the New ArtShamsky.com

Thanks for visiting our new website. On this site you will be able to buy personalized memorabilia, get information about Art’s appearances and baseball clinics. Also, Art will be using this website to communicate to his fans about the 1969 Mets and other thoughts on...