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B&C Morning Show: Darryl Strawberry Talks About Having A Great Respect For Gary Carter

Darryl Strawberry called into the show just after 9 a.m. to talk about his late teammate Gary Carter.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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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.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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B&C Morning Show: A Somber Update With Some ‘Linsanity’ Sprinkled In

Jerry Recco began his update with the news that Gary Carter had passed away at the age of 57.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Remembering Gary Carter Fondly, ‘Linsanity’ Marches On

Boomer & Craig opened up Friday’s show on a somber note.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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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.

02/16/2012

Catcher Gary Carter #8 of the New York Mets tags out Jim Rice #14 of the Boston Red Sox during game 7 of the 1986 World Series at Shea Stadium on October 27, 1986 in Flushing, New York. The Mets won the series 4-3. (Photo by T.G. Higgins/Getty Images)

Keidel: Gary Carter Touches Home Plate

It was altogether fitting that Gary Carter was fitted for a mask, as he never sought the camera or the credit, all of his deeds far more muted while he doubled as catcher, captain, and pitching psychologist for an eclectic pitching staff.

02/16/2012

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Coutinho: “The Kid” Will Remain In Our Hearts Forever

The back of Gary Carter’s baseball card speaks for itself. But what I will remember about him the most is Gary Carter–the man and the way he lived his life. He was a great teammate and one of the leaders on that championship team

02/16/2012

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Battling Cancer, Mets Great Gary Carter Attends Opener In Palm Beach

Even as he battles an aggressive form of brain cancer, Hall of Famer Gary Carter wouldn’t miss opening day for the college baseball team he coaches.

WFAN–02/03/2012

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Ojeda: Gary Carter Continues To Fight, But Update ‘Obviously Not Good’

According to former Mets teammate Bobby Ojeda, Carter’s battle with cancer has become more and more of a struggle.

WFAN–01/25/2012

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Keidel: Time To Salute ‘The Kid’ Gary Carter

At 57, Carter is far too young to be forever benched. Even as adults, we still need heroes.

WFAN–01/20/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Doc Gooden ‘The Giants Fan’ Calls In

After the spot with Al Leiter went so well on Wednesday, Al Dukes booked Dwight ‘Doc’ Gooden to join the program.

WFAN–01/20/2012

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Gary Carter’s Health Takes Turn For Worse

The Hall of Fame catcher, diagnosed last May with a malignant brain tumor, received results of his latest MRI exam Thursday, according to the online journal of his daughter, Kimmy Bloomers.

01/19/2012

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Coutinho: Mets’ Christmas Wish List

With Christmas right around the corner, here’s a list of gift ideas Rich Coutinho sent to Santa for the Mets and their fans.

WFAN–12/23/2011

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Coutinho: 25 Years Ago Today, Mets Owned The Baseball World

On this date, October 27, 1986, the Mets were tops. They owned the city like no team ever had in the history of New York sports.

WFAN–10/27/2011

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Gary Carter’s Tumors Are ‘80 Percent Better,’ Reports Daughter Of Ex-Mets Star

Gary Carter, the former Mets fan favorite and Hall of Famer, has been battling inoperable brain cancer with chemotherapy and radiation since his diagnosis in May. Now, according to his daughter, Carter’s tumors are “80 percent better.”

WFAN–08/03/2011

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