Mets to retire Dwight Gooden, Darryl Strawberry’s numbers in 2024

Mets to retire Dwight Gooden, Darryl Strawberry’s numbers in 2024

The New York Mets will retire Dwight “Doc” Gooden’s No. 16 and Darryl Strawberry’s No. 18 in 2024, the team announced Thursday. Here’s what you need to know:

Both players were key members of New York’s 1986 World Series-winning team.
The right-handed Gooden was the 1984 National League Rookie of the Year and won the 1985 NL Cy Young Award. He posted a 3.51 career ERA and 194-112 record in 410 starts before retiring in 2001.
Strawberry, an outfielder, was the 1983 NL Rookie of the Year, a two-time Silver Slugger and eight-time All-Star. The 1980 No. 1 draft…


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