Posts Tagged "RIP"

Recapr - Baseball reacts to the death of Ralph Kiner 

Ron Darling, Gary Cohen, Vin Scully, Bob Ojeda, and Mike Piazza give their thoughts on the life and times of Ralph Kiner.

Tonight on SNY: Ralph Kiner: 50 Years of Amazin’ at 5:30PM, 7:30PM and 9PM

Watch the previously posted preview that featured Tom Seaver, Tim McCarver and Vin Scully here

Longtime Mets broadcaster Ralph Kiner dies at the age of 91


“Ralph Kiner was a giant in every sense of the word. His impact on Mets fans over 52 years in the booth is immeasurable. We will not only miss his insights and knowledge of the game, but more importantly, his engaging personality and huge heart.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Kiner family.”

More> Metsblog


RIP Drazen Petrovic (October 22, 1964 – June 7, 1993)

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An Oklahoma State University flag flies at Faurot Field in honor of Oklahoma State women’s basketball coach Kurt Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna. Budke and Serna were killed in a plane crash on Thursday in Central Arkansas, along with former Oklahoma State Senator Olin Branstetter and his wife, Paula Branstetter, who were pilots. The Tigers play their last home game of the 2011 season Saturday against Texas Tech. Photo by Shane Epping.

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Today would have been Derek’s 29th birthday.
Rest in peace, Boogeyman.

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That’s Clarence Clemons (50) as a senior at Maryland State College in 1964 with two teammates.