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John Maine's personally owned Citi Field Groundbreaking Shovel and Hard Hat. Both the shovel and helmet were used by Mr. Maine at the Citi Field ground breaking ceremony, November 13, 2006. John was joined by fellow Mets teammates Jose Reyes and David Wright as well as Manager Willie Randolph and Owners Fred and Jeff Wilpon. This item will come with a letter of authenticity from IB Exclusives and signed by John Maine. With your purchase you will also receive IB Exclusives LLC's personally picked New York Mets autographed items from previous signings. John Maine will also signed and inscribe either item at your request. 

  

New York Times Article:

https://www.nytimes.com/2006/11/13/sports/baseball/13cnd-shea.html

 

Comp prices:

CITI FIELD GROUNDBREAKING HELMET HARD HAT: $500

2006 Ceremonial Groundbreaking Shovel From November 13, 2006 for the Construction of Citi Field Presented to Mets Manager Willie Randolph (Randolph LOA): $3.000
 

    John Maine's Citi Field Groundbreaking Shovel and Hardhat -11/13/2006

    $5,000.00Price