Sports Tweet the Mets: Mr. Met has big following after joining Twitter Mr. Met entertains fans in between innings during the Mets home opener game against the Florida Marlins at Citi Field. (April 5, 2010) Photo Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara By ANTHONY RIEBER email@example.com March 10, 2014 8:52 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Big-headed Mets team mascot Mr. Met joined Twitter Monday -- and immediately racked up more than 5,000 followers as of 8:40 p.m. After a first garbled tweet, Mr. Met (@MrMet) posted: "Sorry everyone, my fingers are too big. What I meant was, 'I'm on Twitter!' " Mr. Met also posted a picture of himself typing on a computer in a threadbare office. Mr. Met, who does not speak, could not be reached for comment. "Mr. Met wants to let his tweets speak for themselves," a Mets spokesman said. By ANTHONY RIEBER firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.