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Montreal to Rename Street, Park After Gary Carter

Montreal Mayor Gerald Tremblay announced Wednesday that Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter, who passed away in February,  will be honored with the renaming of a youth-league park (to become Stade Gary Carter) and a street bordering the former Jarry Park Stadium (to become Rue Gary Carter).  Read more here.


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Mets to Memorialize Gary Carter on Unis

The New York Mets will honor Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter with a memorial patch on their right jersey sleeves featuring a black home plate with “KID 8” in white lettering.  Carter died of brain cancer at the age of 57 on Feb. 16.  Read more and view full jersey with patch here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the story.

Gary Carter Memorial Patch from the New York Mets' Facebook Page

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