Monday, November 16, 2009
#627) McKAY CHRISTENSON
McKay Christenson joined the New York Mets when they selected him off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 3, 2002. He made his Mets debut the next day at Shea Stadium facing the Pittsburgh Pirates on April 4th. McKay played in each of the next three games, but was sent to Triple-A Norfolk to finish the season. Christenson and his wife, Stephanie welcomed their first child in August of 2002 while a member of the Tides. McKay was granted free agency at the close of the season. He signed with the Philadelphia Phillies on January 17, 2003.
McKay Christenson signed his card in the set from an autograph request sent to his home on November 16, 2009.