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April 2, 2012
GIL HODGES DIED 40 YEARS AGO TODAY, APRIL 2, 1972
Gil was my first hero. A heart attack claimed the New York Mets manager at age 47. The former first baseman of the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, Gil was two days shy of his 48th birthday. Big number 14 lives in the memories of his many fans.