The baseball season is fully underway, and that means it’s a great time to pick up New York Mets gear. Whether it’s the first piece of Mets gear or just one of several dozen to add to a large collection, there are plenty of great options for any Mets fan, including tons of unique hats. Before heading to Queens to cheer on the Mets as they aim to make a deep run into October, be sure to stock up on some Mets headgear. Here’s a guide to some of the coolest New York Mets hats on the market.
New York Mets New Era Authentic Collection On-field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Royal
This hat is perfect for any fan who likes to wear what the players wear. It’s a classic look, featuring the interlocking NY logo in orange text against a blue backdrop. For the fan who likes to sport a simple, classic look, this is an ideal choice. This fitted cap comes in several sizes, so make sure to have some measurements on hand before making a purchase.
In addition to the team’s primary colors, the New Era Authentic On-field hat collection is also available in alternate colors—one of the fans’ favorite options. The Mets hat comes in a low profile and high crown structured style. Select the one that fits you best.
New York Mets New Era 2022 Armed Forces Day On-field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Camo
On May 21 of this season, the Mets squared off with the Colorado Rockies as part of MLB’s Military Appreciation Day. For fans who want to wear exactly what Mets stars Francisco Lindor and Starling Marte, among others, wore that day, this fitted camo hat is perfect. It’s also perfect for anyone who likes to show off their appreciation for the U.S. Armed Forces, as the NY logo has stars and stripes comprising the block letters and a side patch with the words “NEW YORK” among another smaller set of stars and stripes.
New York Mets Fanatics Branded St. Patrick’s Day Two-tone Snapback Hat — Natural/Kelly Green
This St. Patrick’s Day Mets hat is a great option for someone looking to add a one-of-a-kind piece of headgear to their collection. The unique and sleek color scheme of off-white and green is rarely found on Mets gear, allowing any owner of this hat to stand out in the crowd at Citi Field. This is also a good option for any Mets fan who happens to be a big fan of all leagues and teams in New York, including the New York Jets, as the color combination is similar to the football squad’s branding.
New York Mets New Era 9/11 Memorial Side Patch 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Royal
To ensure fans don’t forget the sacrifices made on 9/11 over 20 years ago, a day that means a lot to the entire United States, but New York, in particular, this hat is a great but poignant addition to a Mets gear collection. A side patch says “WE SHALL NOT FORGET” with the MLB logo. It highlights the fact that America’s pastime, and the Mets specifically, helped the country and the city cope with that infamous date and look toward brighter days, including those spent at the ballpark.
New York Mets ’47 Women’s Bagheera Cheetah Clean up Adjustable Hat – Tan
The ’47 brand offers many stylish hats for female Mets fans. This Cheetah print hat is a great choice to stand out from the ballpark crowd or run errands around town. It’s a comfortable adjustable hat to wear all day long in the Big Apple to support your favorite team.
New York Mets New Era Paisley Elements 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Royal
For fans who like unique patterns sprinkled throughout their wardrobe, this hat is for them. With four cool patterns surrounding the Mets logo, along with one small one on the back, this design almost gives the cap a jeans look while remaining true to typical Mets gear with the royal blue and orange color scheme.
New York Mets Fanatics Branded True Classic Patch Trucker Snapback Hat
The worn look on this snapback cap offers a sleek retro vibe that’s perfect for any fan looking for something new. This hat looks good forward, backward, sideways, and any other unique way Mets fans want to rock their gear.
New York Mets New Era Cooperstown Collection Logo 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Royal
The iconic New York City skyline features prominently on this cap, along with baseball seams that almost look like subway tracks snaking through the cursive “Mets” insignia. This perfect representation of the Big Apple on this classic logo is meant to represent the fact that this team’s fan base comes from all five boroughs, not just Queens where the squad plays its home games. Fans come from all over the city to watch the Mets compete, so a fan from another borough might find this hat to be an ideal choice.
New York Mets New Era Jackie Robinson Day Side Patch 59FIFTY Fitted Hat — Royal
Jackie Robinson, who broke the color barrier in the MLB by becoming the first African American player to join the league over 70 years ago, has had his number retired throughout the league, which means that no player from coast to coast can wear it. Rock a unique cap that features the iconic number 42 on a side patch, making it a great choice for any baseball history buff who knows how far this game has come since Robinson was lacing up his cleats.
With one of the strongest Mets teams in years and a legitimate chance to make a run all the way to the Fall Classic in October, you’re sure to want to pick up some hats to support this team. Consider one or several of the aforementioned pieces of headgear before heading out to Queens on the 7 train to support the Mets.