In memory of Bill Shannon
Courtesy of Howie Karpin
New York official scorers Jordan Sprechman, the late Bill Shannon, Howie Karpin and David Freeman
Bill Shannon, the beloved official scorer at Mets and Yankees game who died in a house fire in West Caldwell, N.J., was buried Monday. In memory of Bill, please consider sending donations to The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas.
Here is the link for more information about their work and the direct link to the donation page.
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Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
Mark Simon is ESPN Stats & Information's Baseball Research Specialist. One of several Mets historians working at ESPN, he joined the Worldwide Leader in 2002 after 6 1/2 years as a sports writer at the Trenton Times.
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