This 3-D Home Plate has been hand-painted and signed by Charles Fazzino and Darryl Strawberry.
Charles Fazzino -- officially licensed artist of Major League Baseball and the New York Mets is one of the most popular artists in the world today.† Best known for his obsession with bright colors, wonderful detail, and a unique hand-assembly, he is world renowned for his 3-D layering technique that brings his images to life.† His commemorative artwork for Citi Field and the New York Mets is on display in the Mets Hall of Fame Museum at Citi Field.† His artwork can be found in the private collections of hundreds of prominent sports and entertainment celebrities, and he has been commissioned to paint masterful tributes to many high-profile events including the MLB All-Star Game and Super Bowl.†
Darryl Strawberry made his Major League debut with the New York Mets on May 6, 1983, and played 17 seasons in the Major Leagues. During his 8 years as a Met, he appeared in 1,109 games, recording 1,025 hits, 252 homeruns and 733 RBIís. He also played on the 1986 World Champion Mets and will be inducted to the Mets Hall of Fame on August 1, 2010.
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