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Tom Seaver Biography

Growing Up, Once A Met, From Met To Red, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments


American baseball player

As Tom Seaver himself put it, there was nothing like "seeing someone do what they love, and do it so well … then later on being able to do it myself." For millions of fans, Seaver was the epitome of a baseball pitcher, and for nearly two decades they watched this hard-working perfectionist, the first true superstar of the New York Mets, lead that franchise to its first World Series Championship in franchise history.

Sketch by Eric Lagergren

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