Worth noting

Worth noting

• Along with the rest of Major League Baseball, the Mets wore specially designed "Stars and Stripes" caps from New Era in celebration of Independence Day. All proceeds from the sale of the caps will go to Welcome Back Veterans. The Mets also brought in Master Sergeant Mary Kay Messenger of the U.S. Army to sing the national anthem, as well as God Bless America in the seventh inning.

Chris Iseman is an associate reporter for MLB.com. David Wilson is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.