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1999: Braves add injury to insult

In our latest look back at 1999, the Braves visit Shea and do serious damage on all fronts, until Fonzie comes through with the biggest hit of the year.

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John Rocker's Reddit AMA went well

Seriously, whose idea was this?

This Date in Mets History: June 29

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Tom Seaver becomes the Mets all-time wins leader: YAY! John Rocker returns to Shea for the first since running his mouth like a chump: BOO! [chucks battery]

John Rocker offers support for same-sex marriage

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Yes, you read that headline right. John Rocker, who in 1999 became the poster child for homophobic athletes, told Politico that he doesn't have the right to oppose same-sex marriage: Am I someone...

Moment #8: John Rocker spews homophobia to 'Sports Illustrated'

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Part of Outsports’ series on our 100 most important moments in gay sports history. Baseball, 1999. When Jeff Pearlman was assigned by Sports Illustrated in 1999 to write a story about Atlanta...

John Rocker drops the F-bomb again

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Nine years after John Rocker was suspended from baseball for racist and anti-gay slurs, he's still at it. Before allegedly being tossed from the grand opening of a new W Hotel in Buckhead near...

My Favorite Highlight: "Tied at 7, Hoping for Game 7..."

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My Favorite Highlight: "Tied at 7, Hoping for Game 7..."

Here's some old-timey baseball jokes and probably the first cartoon Rickey Henderson you've ever...

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Here's some old-timey baseball jokes and probably the first cartoon Rickey Henderson you've ever seen.

No Mora

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Melvin Mora was not a Met for long, but he was a part of some of the most indelible images in team history.

John "The Boat" Rocker

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Doin what he does.

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