Notable Deaths

Darryl Hamilton (R) and Bobby Valentine

Darryl Hamilton Remembered With Moment Of Silence At Mets-Brewers Game

The late Darryl Hamilton was remembered with a moment of silence before Tuesday night’s game between two of his former teams, the New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers.

06/24/2015

Darryl Hamilton

WATCH: MLB Network Pays Tribute To Ex-Met Darryl Hamilton

Following the news of his tragic death, the network paid tribute to the former big leaguer with an emotional video that honored his life.

06/23/2015

Nelson Doubleday Jr.

Mets’ Great Keith Hernandez Talks To WFAN About Passing Of Doubleday Jr.

Nelson Doubleday Jr., the publishing scion who bought the New York Mets and shepherded the team to a 1986 World Series title, has died. He was 81.

06/18/2015

Dusty Rhodes

Wrestling Legend Dusty Rhodes Dead At 69

WWE says Virgil Runnels, a former professional wrestler known by his fans as Dusty Rhodes, has died. He was 69.

06/11/2015

The scoreboard at the Thomas & Mack Center displays a message in support of former UNLV head basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian before a game between the Fresno State Bulldogs and the UNLV Rebels on February 10, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Hall Of Fame Coach Jerry Tarkanian, Who Built A Dynasty At UNLV, Dead At 84

The coach who won a national title at UNLV and made the school synonymous with basketball died Wednesday after several years of health issues. He was 84.

02/11/2015

J. P. Parise (Credit: Twitter via @NYIslanders)

J.P. Parise, Former Islander And Father Of Zach, Dies At 73

J.P. Parise, a Minnesota North Stars standout who also played for Canada in a landmark series against the Soviet Union in 1972, has died of lung cancer. He was 73.

01/08/2015

The Ultimate Warrior, one of the most colorful stars in pro wrestling history, died on April 8, 2014, the WWE said. He was 54. (Credit: WWE 2014)

Former Pro Wrestler ‘The Ultimate Warrior’ Dies At 54

James Hellwig, better known as former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior, has died, the WWE said. He was 54. The WWE said Hellwig died Tuesday but did not give any other details.

04/09/2014

Ralph Wilson (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Passing Of A Legend: Iconic Bills Owner Ralph Wilson Dies At 95

Buffalo Bills President Russ Brandon has told NFL owners that Bills owner Ralph Wilson has died. Brandon made the announcement at the league’s winter meetings in Orlando on Tuesday. Wilson was 95.

03/25/2014

Jim Fregosi looks on the field during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on July 2, 2000, (Credit: Greg Fiume /Allsport)

Jim Fregosi, 6-Time All-Star And Longtime Manager, Dies At 71

Jim Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams, died Friday after an apparent stroke. He was 71.

02/14/2014

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.

02/06/2014

Jack Klugman (Photo by Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images)

Jack Klugman, Star Of ‘The Odd Couple,’ Passes Away At Age 90

Jack Klugman, the prolific, craggy-faced character actor and regular guy who was loved by millions as the messy one in TV’s “The Odd Couple” and the crime-fighting coroner in “Quincy, M.E.,” died on Monday, a son said.

12/24/2012

Geraldine Ferraro (Photo by Jamie Rose/Getty Images)

Former Congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro Dead At 75

Geraldine Ferraro, a former New York Congresswoman, died on Saturday, her family said in a statement.

03/26/2011