The late Bob Murphy was one of the three original voices of the New York Mets, along with Lindsey Nelson and Ralph Kiner.
Murphy called both radio and television games for the Mets from 1962 until his retirement following the 2003 season. He was honored by the Baseball Hall of Fame with the Ford C. Frick Award in 1994. He passed away onAugust 3, 2004 from lung cancer.
In the following clip, Murphy talks about his most “thrilling” moment as a Mets broadcaster.