Tom Seaver

FILE – In this June 20, 2009, file photo, Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver waves during a ceremony celebrating San Francisco Giants’ Randy Johnson’s 300th victory, before the Giants played the Texas Rangers in a baseball game in San Francisco. Seaver, the galvanizing leader of the Miracle Mets 1969 championship team and a pitcher who personified the rise of expansion teams during an era of radical change for baseball, has died. He was 75. The Hall of Fame said Wednesday night, Sept. 2, 2020, that Seaver died Aug. 31 from complications of Lewy body dementia and COVID-19. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)