Former Mets pitcher Anthony Young dies at 51

10.06.2019

Former Mets pitcherdied Tuesday at 51, the organization announcedon Tuesday.According to Turk Wendell, who also pitched with the Mets during the https://www.bravesedges.com/atlanta-braves/orlando-cepeda-jersey 1990s, Young told him at the Mets’ fantasy camp earlier this season he had been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.”That was Anthony,” Wendell said in a statement. “He never ran away from anything.”Young gained notoriety for breaking an MLB record with 27 consecutive lo ses, an infamous feat which stands this day. His death marks the 24th anniversary of his 27thconsecutive lo s, which took place against the Cardinals.Friend and former Mets teammate Doug Flynn Nick Markakis Jersey said Young “took a lot of kidding about his losing records.”"He was the victim of some bad luck during the streak,” Flynn said. “He knew inside that he was a better pitcher than his numbers.”Young pitched with the Mets from 1991 to 1993 then spent two seasons with the Cubs and https://www.bravesedges.com/atlanta-braves/david-justice-jersey one with the Astros. He finished his career 15-48 with a3.89 ERA.

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