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Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Murphy’s All-Star Nod, Remembering Cashen And More

Murphy is the third second baseman in club history to be selected for the MLB All-Star Game.

07/07/2014

Former general manager Frank Cashen speaks during a press conference for his induction into the New York Mets Hall of Fame prior to the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on July 31, 2010 at Citi Field. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: Frank Cashen Was The Mets’ Last Great Architect

When he died Monday at age 88, he took with him a piece of Mets history that even Wilpon’s financial miscues and baseball tomfoolery of the current century could not overshadow.

07/02/2014

Former general manager Frank Cashen speaks during a press conference for his induction into the New York Mets Hall of Fame prior to the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on July 31, 2010 at Citi Field. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Frank Cashen, Architect Of 1986 World Champion Mets, Dead At 88

Frank Cashen, the general manager who wore a signature bow tie and fashioned a New York Mets team that rollicked its way to the 1986 World Series championship, died Monday. The team said he was 88.

06/30/2014

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Coutinho: Remembering Gil Hodges 40 Years Later

Even though it was 40 years ago today, I can remember it like it was yesterday — my father coming into my room to give me the first dose of reality in my childhood life — Gil Hodges, the man who managed my team to a World Championship, had passed away.

04/02/2012

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Coleman: John Franco Is A Mets Hall Of Famer

What were the highlights of Franco’s career in a Mets uniform?

WFAN–01/27/2012

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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.

WFAN–01/27/2012

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Coutinho: Tom Seaver, New York’s All-Time Greatest Pitcher

Seaver was in many ways the poster child for what baseball was — and what it would become.

WFAN–12/12/2011

Frank Cashen (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), Steve Phillips (Jamie Squire/Allsport/Getty Images), and Omar Minaya (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei By The Numbers: Climbing The Charts

Omar Minaya is fast approaching a milestone as the Mets’ chief baseball decision-maker; the second-longest tenure in that position in club history.

WFAN–08/09/2010

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.

WFAN–08/01/2010