The 33rd Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner was held on February 5 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
Pictured left to right are: YES Network’s Michael Kay, Munson Award honorees Ike Davis of the Mets and David Phelps of the Yankees, Grand Hyatt’s Jerry Lewin, Yankees CC Sabathia, Thurman’s widow Diana Munson, Jia Lewin, Olympic gold-medalist Aly Raisman, Giants Chris Canty, and former Knick Greg Anthony. Former Yankee and Met star hurler Doc Gooden (far right) also joined the festivities.
Mets 1969 World Champion outfielder Ron Swoboda presents first baseman Ike Davis with the Thurman Munson Award in New York City. The gala benefited the AHRC New York City Foundation, assisting children and adults with disabilities.
“When I told my dad that I was being honored at the Thurman Munson Dinner he was thrilled,” Davis said. “My dad and Thurman played together for two years and he always told me he was the fiercest competitor he ever played with during his career. My dad always ...