Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Happy Birthday Willie Mays!

Say Hey! Happy 89th Birthday to Willie Mays. The Greatest centerfielder to every play the game of baseball. On  Sept. 29, 1954, Willie Mays, running at top speed with his back to the plate, gets under a 450-foot blast off the bat of Cleveland Indians first baseman Vic Wertz to pull the ball down in front of the bleachers wall in the eighth inning  of game 1 of the World Series. This was Willie’s famous #Basketcatch He made many of these during his career , and according to him, only missed 2. #HappyBirthday #williemays #nygiants #sfgiants #mets #sayhey #halloffame #centerfield @mets @sfgiants @baseballhall @sportsartmuseum @nytimes @snytv @mlbcut4 @mlb