Joe Ginsberg 1926-2012
The New York Mets family lost another link to the 1962 team on Friday when former catcher Joe Ginsberg passed away at a retirement home in Michigan. He was 86.
Ginsberg spent most of his 13 years in the major leagues with the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles, but played his last two games for the New York Mets.
Other former Mets who’ve left us this year include Gary Carter, Dennis Bennett, Harry Parker,Hawk Taylor, Bob Myrick and coach Eddie Yost.