This afternoon at Digital Domain Park, Terry Collins told reporters Jeff Wilpon had orange T-shirts printed with the Underdog logo on them for the players to wear during Spring Training.
Here are some fan reactions on Twitter to those shirts:
[jbox color="blue"]MHealeyBasebal: “Underdog t-shirts? Seriously?
Kranepool: “Just when I thought Jeff Wilpon couldn’t embarass Mets organization more than he has he comes with Underdog T-shirt just like his footy pj’s”
CoreyNYC: “Mets Fans: Complaining about EVERYTHING since 1962″
TheHappyRecap: “It is cool they aren’t hiding from the scrutiny and using it as a rally cry.”
MetsJetsNets88: “I don’t have a problem with the Mets embracing the underdog mentality. That being said, those shirts are fugly.”
FreeBald: “I love the attempt to foster team unity & create a rallying cry, but they are not attractive.”
Bosco86: “Wilpons should have gotten shirts that read Overpaid & Underachieving.”
mBlASzka: “The underdog shirt is stupid. I like the idea but get a better logo.”
umholtz: “Underdog shirts? Really?”
AlanLern: “The Mets can’t do anything right it seems, a tee shirt to have fun and motivate the players. This is not a big deal.”[/jbox]