OBITUARY: New York Mets Catcher John Stearns Passed Away At 71- Cause of Death: John Stearns Former New York Mets Catcher passed away just recently on Friday, 15th September 2022. John Stearns was the famous Former Catcher for MLB. His death news was revealed by his family through social media this news is trending all over social media. Reportedly, the former MLB catcher John Stearns died at the age of 71. But what went wrong with him that led him to die suddenly on September 15, 2022? Let’s explore this news.
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John Stearns Passed Away At 71
John Stearns by profession was an American professional Catcher and coach of baseball Major Baseball League (MLB). He is selected in both the national football league and MLB Drafts. He played in MLB for more than a decade. He began playing professional baseball while attending the university of colorado located in Boulder. As the Former Catcher, John Stearns passed away suddenly his cause of death become to talk of the world.
Reportedly. the former catcher died of cancer. Since John Stearn was pronounced dead his fans and followers were curiously seeking his death cause. In addition, John also had been diagnosed with a hiatal hernia from which he recovered back in 2014.
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John’s professional baseball career began in 1973 when he got associated with Philadelphia Phillies 1974. After one year he joined New York Mets where he played from 1975 to 1984.
Let’s take a look at his early life, he used to go to Thomas Jefferson High School located in Denver, Colorado. Nevertheless, in 1969 when he was 17 years of age he was picked by the Oakland Athletics in the MLB Draft 1969. But decided to go to Colorado University at Boulder instead of playing with Oakland Athletics.
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Meanwhile, his brother named Bill played for the New York Yankees in 1971 but he never got a chance to play in MLB.
Talking about John’s married life, he tied the knot with actress Mary Kay Jones back in 1946. In addition, the couple was blessed with three children. Now his wife Mary Kay Jones is mourning his demise. He is survived by his wife and children. Our sympathy and condolences are with John Stearns’s family during this time.