Mets Broadcaster and Hall Of Famer Ralph Kiner Dies at 91
It was reported today by the Baseball Hall of Fame that Hall of Famer Ralph Kiner passed away at the age of 91.
Kiner hit 369 home runs during his 10-year career, mostly with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He won or tied for the National League in homers in each of his first seven seasons.
After his baseball career he started broadcasting for the Chicago White Soxs. The following year Kiner was one of the original broadcasters for the New York Mets with Lindsey Nelson and Bob Murphy.
Kiner made a few guest appearances last year with the New York Mets.