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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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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

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Ron Santo Elected To Baseball Hall Of Fame; Hodges, Kaat Fall Short

For Mets fans, maybe Gil Hodges making the Baseball Hall of Fame would have taken the sting off Jose Reyes’ defection. Well, sorry.

WFAN–12/05/2011

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Coutinho: It Is All About Pride Now For The Mets

The Mets have a golden opportunity to learn a lot about themselves in the next six weeks. They can fade into the sunset or they can fight through games even though so much is going wrong right now.

WFAN–08/15/2011

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Duke Snider Dead At Age 84

Duke Snider, the Hall of Fame center fielder for the charmed “Boys of Summer” who helped the Dodgers bring their elusive and only World Series crown to Brooklyn, died early Sunday, he was 84.

WFAN–02/27/2011

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By The Numbers: The Second Greatest Team

For this episode of By The Numbers I would like to pose the question as to what team is the second-greatest club ever, and how would that determination be made?

WFAN–11/10/2010

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By The Numbers: A Hall Of An Oversight

Does a player with these credentials belong in the Baseball Hall of Fame?

WFAN–08/26/2010