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  • FILE - This is a 1987 file photo showing New York Mets general manager Frank Cashen. The Mets say Cashen has died. He was 88. The team says Cashen died Monday, June 30, 2014,  at a hospital in Easton, Maryland. (AP Photo, File)

    Frank Cashen dies; former Mets general manager was 88

    Cashen was a longtime sports writer in his Baltimore hometown before joining the Orioles and eventually becoming their GM. The Orioles won two titles while Cashen worked for them, but it was in New York where he put his stamp on a franchise.


  • Washington Nationals manager Davey Johnson watches batting practice before an interleague baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels. Even though he's been successful in his previous coaching tenures -- past success doesn't guarantee similar results now. (AP Photo/Christine Cotter)

    HELLER: Davey Johnson's past success doesn't guarantee similar results now

    This was in the Mets' clubhouse at Shea Stadium after an October loss to the Montreal Expos eliminated New York from the 1985 National League East race. Understandably, the gloom was so thick you couldn't have cut it with a chain saw, much less a knife.


  • Dwight Gooden gets probation in NJ DUI case

    Former major league baseball star Dwight Gooden has been sentenced to five years' probation after pleading guilty in New Jersey to child endangerment.


  • Doc, Straw lead four in Mets Hall of Fame

    Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry have always been linked, for their key roles in leading the New York Mets to the 1986 World Series title and their colorful exploits off the field that made them lightning rods in baseball.


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