A weekly look at the goings-on at SNY, the Mets' television home.
Today we talk about Kiner the play-by-play man and color commentator, who on this date in 1962 signed up to join Bob Murphy and Lindsay Nelson in the Mets’ broadcast booth.
Our recaps of This Week in Baseball '77 continue as Mel Allen lobbies for The Bird, Cleveland has a premature celebration, and the Mets singlehandedly destroy baserunning.
If you want evidence that the BBWAA has always been rather arbitrary and inconsistent regarding their Hall of Fame voting, consider the case of Ralph Kiner, elected to that institution on this date in 1975.
This Week In SNY, Featuring David Wright's Oh-Face, An R.A. Dickey Pick, And Jordany Valdespin's Call Me Maybe