Darryl Strawberry

Some Former Mets Could Be Amazin’ As New Manager

Now that Terry Collins has stepped down as manager of the New York Mets, the search is on for a new skipper in Queens. The likelihood of Mets GM Sandy Alderson bringing in a “Sandy Alderson guy” is probably very high.


Dwight Gooden: ‘I Don’t Do Cocaine’

Darryl Strawberry labeled Dwight Gooden “a complete junkie-addict” to the New York Daily News. Dwight Gooden characterizes Darryl Strawberry as something less than a friend in response.

PITTSBURGH - AUGUST 1984: Pitcher Dwight Gooden #16 and outfielder Darryl Strawberry #18 of the New York Mets look on from the dugout during a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium in August 1984 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by George Gojkovich/Getty Images)