Found February 24, 2012 on New York Mets ? New York Post:
PLAYERS: Gary Carter
PORT ST. LUCIE — With heavy hearts the Mets will pay final respects to Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter tonight at a memorial service in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Carter, a key component of the Mets’ 1986 world championship team, died last week after a battle with brain cancer. He...

Mets to wear Gary Carter patch

Before the Mets contingent who came to pay tribute to Gary Carter at the memorial service Friday night in Palm Beach Gardens, Carter’s widow, Sandy, was given a mockup of the No. 8 patch the Mets will wear this season in honor of the fallen Hall of Fame catcher by the team’s owners, Fred and Jeff Wilpon, and manager Terry Collins. The mockup depicts Carter’s number over...

Mets past, present to honor Carter

With heavy hearts the Mets will pay final respects to Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter on Friday night at a memorial service in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Carter, a key component of the Mets' 1986 world championship team, died last week at the age of 57 after a battle with brain cancer. Former teammates of Carter's expected to attend Friday's service include Keith Hernandez...

Mets to wear patch in memory of deceased catcher Gary Carter

The New York Mets will remember former catcher Gary Carter by wearing a patch this season bearing his No. 8.Mets principal owner Fred Wilpon presented the patch to Sandy Carter, the Hall of Fame catcher's widow, after a memorial service on Friday night.Carter played for the Mets from 1985-89 and helped lead the team to a World Series title in 1986.Carter died on February 16,...

Former teammates gather to remember Carter

Former teammates, friends and well-wishers assembled Friday night to salute Gary Carter's life at the Hall of Fame catcher's home church.

Mets Will Wear #8 Patch In Honor Of Gary Carter

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter mourned in Fla.

More than 1,000 former teammates, family members and friends of Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter paid tribute to him Friday as much for his prowess on the field as for the type of man he was away from the ballpark.

Fond farewell to Mets' great Gary Carter

A robust collection of family, friends, teammates and fellow Hall of Famers filled Christ Fellowship Church Friday night to remember Gary Carter, the late Mets catcher known for his deep faith, ebullient smile and championship play.

Mills attends memorial service for Carter

Astros manager Brad Mills, a former teammate of Gary Carter, made the drive to Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., along with his wife on Friday night to attend a memorial service for the Hall of Fame catcher, who died of brain cancer on Feb. 16.

Hall of Fame C Carter mourned in Florida (AP)

More than 1,000 people have turned out for a memorial in Florida to honor Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter. Another Hall of Fame catcher, Johnny Bench, eulogized Carter, saying "no words are adequate" to describe his greatness. Carter's three children described him as a devoted father who was as impressive off the field as on it.

Gary Carter to be mourned by family, friends, teammates at Florida memorial service

Mets legend, Hall of Famer died Feb. 16 of brain cancer

Gary Carter, Mets great, honored by friends, family, teammates at memorial service

'He was probably the most positive player that I’ve ever been around when we were losing,' Wally Backman says

Mets Sending Sizable Contingent To Gary Carter Memorial Service

A Mets spokesman announced that a sizable contigent will attend Gary Carter’s funeral on Friday evening in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. The group include Carter’s former teammates Wally Backman, Sid Fernandez, Keith Hernandez, Howard Johnson, Roger McDowell, Bobby Ojeda, Darryl Strawberry, Rusty Staub, Tim Teufel and Mookie Wilson, plus current players Jon Niese, Bobby...

Ex-Mets star Dykstra granted permission to attend Carter's funeral

Former Mets star Lenny Dykstra will be permitted to attend the funeral of his former teammate Gary Carter. Dykstra, who is under house arrest in Los Angeles on allegations of bankruptcy fraud and embezzlement, filed papers with a judge earlier this week in an attempt to attend Carter’s funeral...
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