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New York Mets legend John Stearns dies at 71

  • Legend of the king of sports dies
  • John Stearns has died at the age of 71 after a long battle with cancer.
  • He was a star for the New York Mets

Baseball player John Stearns dies. The bad news continues in this terrible year for celebrities, as the deaths of celebrities have been reported constantly. In this 2022 several celebrities have lost their lives, recognized stars that marked an era in their profession.

Now, the death of a baseball legend has been announced, especially standing out in the New York Mets team, John Stearns lost his life at 71 years of age. The former catcher for the Big Apple baseball team was known as ‘Bad Dude’ and played for the Mets between 1975 and 1984, according to the British newspaper The Sun.

Mets star baseball player John Stearns dies

Mets star baseball player John Stearns dies

It should be remembered that during his career as an athlete, Stearns played the All-Star game four times, in addition to participating in 10 seasons in the top MLB circuit and arriving at the Mets in 1975 in a six-player trade that sent Tug McGraw to the Phillies.

His innate talent for sports made him stand out not only in baseball, but he was also a talented football player in college and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 1973 NFL Draft. for choosing baseball as his career sport.

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