Tom Seaver’s Statue Stands 10 Feet Tall. Just Like Seaver.

The Mets finally gave the ultimate honor to their franchise icon, creating a statue worthy of the Hall of Fame pitcher.

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Mets to Retire Jerry Koosman’s Jersey

A permanent tribute to Jerry Koosman, the left-hander who helped lead the team to World Series glory, is a move in the right direction for a club that tends to step on its own feet.

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Johnny Bench Misses His Hall of Fame Friends

Bench knew, played with or played against all of the 10 Hall of Famers who died in the past year. “You sit there and you are numb, and you remember and remember and remember,” he said.

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The Friendship of Elena and Tom

It’s rare that someone meets her favorite ballplayer. It’s even rarer that he becomes a fan of hers.

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Tom Seaver Was Great Even When the Mets Weren’t

When Seaver was on the mound for the Mets, at least, he seemed immune to whatever the crisis du jour in Queens was at the time.

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Tom Seaver’s Shining Star

A reader tips his cap to the longtime Mets pitching great, who died on Monday.

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What Made Tom Seaver a Baseball (and Met) Great

Seaver, who died Monday at age 75, was recalled as a masterful pitcher who defined the Mets for a generation and put him in the pantheon of the game’s giants.

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‘Greatest Met of All Time’: Tom Seaver Is Mourned Across Baseball

Tributes poured in for the Hall of Fame pitcher after his death at age 75 was announced on Wednesday night.

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Tom Seaver, Pitcher Who Led ‘Miracle Mets’ to Glory, Dies at 75

A Hall of Famer, Seaver won 311 games for four different teams. But Mets fans called him Tom Terrific for turning around the club’s fortunes.

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