Baseball Hall of Famer, Gary Carter, who died from glioblastoma at the age of 57. Carter, a catcher, had his greatest success as a member of the Montreal Expos and the New York Mets. Before his death he was the coach of the Palm Beach Atlantic University Sailfish. (Image of Carter's 1980 baseball card is copyright Topps, Inc.)
Willie Mays, born May 6, 1931 in Mobile, AL, is a retired American professional baseball player who spent the majority of his major league career with the New York and San Francisco Giants before finishing with the New York Mets. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979 in his first year of eligibility. Mays was nicknamed The Say Hey Kid.
Hank Allen #6 of the Washington Senators poses for a portrait circa 1966-1970. The Senators Baseball franchise originated in Washington DC in 1961 through 1971, then moved and became the Texas Rangers in 1972 to present.
Duke Snider (1926 - 2011) Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player, Broadcaster. He was a prolific member of the famed Brooklyn Dodgers' "Boys of Summer" teams of the late 1940s and 1950s. For eighteen seasons (1947 to 1964), he played at the outfielder (primarily a center-fielder) position with the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets and San Francisco Giants.