Former Met & Yankee slugger Darryl Strawberry will be part of a Grand Opening celebration at the new Dick's Sporting Goods store in West Long Branch.

Dick's will open the new location on May 23, and after two days of "soft opening", the Grand Opening will run from May 25-27. Darryl Strawberry will make his appearance on Saturday, May 26 from 1:30-3pm.

Strawberry debuted with the Mets in 1983, spending eight seasons in Queens before signing with the Dodgers, then the Giants, then finally joining the Yankees in 1995. He became the first player to play for all four MLB teams that are/were in New York.

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