Article from the NY Times about the last section of Shea going down last Wednesday. Click here for the whole article. Some of the article quoted from New York Times. Picture also from the New York Times.
Paul J. Bereswill for The New York Times
Joe DeAngelis, a construction worker who has been a Mets fan for 40 years, fought back tears as he stared at the pile of rubble. Even though he believed the stadium’s last moments were fairly anticlimactic — there were no explosions or wrecking balls as in some other stadium demolitions — they felt just as painful."
"It’s like watching a slow death," DeAngelis said. "All we can do now is reminisce."