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LINDSAY NELSON IN BRONZE
Lindsay Nelson joined the Mets broadcasting team when the franchise first took the field in 1962 and continued to broadcast the games for 17 seasons. Beloved by Mets fans, his contributions to the spo ...
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JOHNNY MURPHY IN BRONZE
A native New Yorker and former New York Yankees pitcher, Johnny Murphy joined the Mets front office when the team was founded in 1962. By 1967, he was promoted to GM. Murphy assembled the final pieces ...
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RALPH KINER IN BRONZE
After smashing home runs during his Hall of Fame playing career, Ralph Kiner joined the Mets broadcasting team in 1962, the franchise’s first season. Known for his distinctive style, Kiner charmed Met ...
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GIL HODGES IN BRONZE
A local favorite among New Yorkers during his years with the Brooklyn Dodgers, Gil Hodges was selected in the expansion draft to join the first Mets team in 1962. He played out the end of his career a ...