Dwight Gooden

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B&C Morning Show: Dwight Gooden Talks About What Gary Carter Meant To Him

Unfortunately, this morning Gooden joined Boomer & Craig under tragic circumstances as he reflected on his relationship with the late Gary Carter.


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Former Mets Catcher Gary Carter Dead At 57

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter, whose single for the New York Mets in the 1986 World Series touched off one of the most improbable rallies in baseball, died Thursday. He was 57.


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John Franco To Be Inducted Into Mets Hall Of Fame

Franco saved a Mets-record 276 games from 1990-2004 and finished with 424 saves overall, the most by a left-hander.


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Boomer & Carton: Doc Gooden Missed Parade For Drugs? Yeah, We Knew That Already

Much hubbub has been made about Gooden’s “E:60” interview, where the pitcher said he missed the 1986 Mets championship parade because he was high on drugs. But haven’t we heard this before?


Dwight Gooden of the New York Mets delivers a pitch during a game at Shea Stadium circa 1984-1994 in Flushing, New York. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Good In Doc Gooden

At 46, Gooden is in the sixth inning of life, far too early for a hurler of his heft to leave the game. I don’t know the man, yet I love the man. It’s just one of those things.


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Ex-Mets Star Lenny Dykstra Charged With Grand Theft Auto & Drug Possession

Where former 1986 Mets star Lenny Dykstra goes, bad news seems to follow. Dykstra, 48, was charged on Monday with 25 misdemeanor and felony counts of grand theft auto, attempted grand theft auto, identity theft and other crimes.


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Hey Mets, It’s High Time You Do Something Amazin’ And Retire #8

Because Mets ownership has, for whatever reason, opted to put off retiring the numbers of Dwight Gooden, Keith Hernandez and Darryl Strawberry, it has made the issue of whether to retire Gary Carter’s No. 8 more of a debate than it should be.


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Doc Gooden: Lenny Dykstra Tried To Bust Me Out Of ‘Celebrity Rehab’

Dwight Gooden wasn’t the only troubled 1986 Mets great to grace Dr. Drew’s “Celebrity Rehab.” According to Dr. K, Lenny Dykstra made an uninvited appearance to try and break his former teammate out.


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B&C Morning Show: Dwight Gooden Talks Mets, Yankees, Drug Use With Boomer & Carton

Dwight Gooden joined Boomer & Craig this morning in the Allstate Studio and really opened up to the guys. Right off the bat they got into Doc’s well documented drug use and the road his abuse took him down.


Doc Gooden (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), hoping to get a fresh start with Dr. Drew. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Report: Doc Gooden Headed To ‘Celebrity Rehab’

Dwight Gooden has famously battled his addiction to drugs and alcohol for decades. Dr. K is hoping Dr. Drew Pinsky’s “Celebrity Rehab” will get him on the right path.


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Schwei By The Numbers: Mets’ Sweet 15

Mike Pelfrey won his 15th game of the season this past Thursday against the Pirates. Pelfrey is the 10th right-handed pitcher in Mets history to record 15 or more wins in a year.


Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry

Doc, Straw Lead Four In Mets Hall Of Fame

Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry have always been linked. It figured that Doc and Straw would enter the Mets’ Hall of Fame together.