Kiner’s Korner

Ralph Kiner (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mets Fan Wants Team To Designate Part Of Left Field As ‘Kiner’s Korner’ In Honor Of Late Broadcaster

The team will wear a commemorative patch all season and there will be a pregame on-field ceremony honoring the Mets legend ahead of Monday’s game against the Washington Nationals.


Hall of Famer and former Mets announcer Ralph Kiner waves to the fans prior to throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Mets’ game against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on April 8, 2011. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Plan To Honor Late Ralph Kiner With Commemorative Uniform Patch

The New York Mets will honor late broadcaster Ralph Kiner by wearing a uniform patch all season and having an on-field ceremony on opening day.


Hall of Famer Ralph Kiner is introduced at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 24, 2011 in Cooperstown, N.Y. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Legendary Mets Broadcaster, Hall Of Famer Ralph Kiner Dies

Ralph Kiner, who slugged his way to the baseball Hall of Fame and then enjoyed a half-century career as a popular broadcaster, died Thursday. He was 91.