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Dwight Gooden Speaker Profile

Retired Pitcher for the New York Mets

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Dwight Gooden Biography

Known as Dr. K by baseball fans, Dwight Gooden was born November 16, 1964 in Tampa, Florida. He was one of the most dominant and feared pitchers in the National League in the middle and late 1980s, but his career declined precipitously, primarily due to injuries.

Gooden retired in 2001 after he was cut by the Yankees in spring training, ending his career with a record of 194-112. More than half of those wins came before age 25.

He took a job in the Yankees' front office. Gooden's nephew, Gary Sheffield, was signed to play for the Yankees prior to the 2004 season. Dwight acted as the go-between man during the negotiations.

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3-Time World Series Champion Dwight Gooden Named Keynote Speaker at 23rd Annual Celebrity Breakfast

Posted on 8 March 2017 | 3:48 pm

Dwight Gooden Speaking Fee3-Time World Series champion Dwight Gooden has been named speaker at the 23rd Annual Celebrity Breakfast on June 9th at 7:30 a.m.in Danbury, Connecticut. The event will take place at the Amber Room Colonnade in town and the annual Michael Seri Award in honor of the late Michael Seri will also be awarded at this time. Since seating is very limited, reservations are required to attend...[Read More]

Former Cy Young Pitcher Dwight Gooden To Hold Autograph Signings at Roosevelt Field Mall

Posted on 19 July 2014 | 3:27 pm

Dwight Gooden AgentFormer Cy Young pitcher Dwight Gooden will be holding a public autograph signing at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, New York on July 24, 2014. Remembered as the feared ace of the New York Mets, Gooden led the Mets to a World Series championship in 1986 and went on to win two more World Series rings with the Yankees in 1996 and the Houston Astros in 2000. He began his career with...[Read More]

Former MLB Pitcher Dwight Gooden to Hold Autograph Signing at the Grand Opening of Mr. lee's Sports Cards

Posted on 30 April 2014 | 9:05 pm

Dwight GoodenFormer MLB pitcher Dwight Gooden will be holding an autograph signing at the grand opening of Staten Island's newest sports card and collectibles store, Mr. Lee's Sports Cards, on Saturday, May 3. Gooden will be on hand at the store from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. to sign autographs and meet with fans. Dwight "Doc" Gooden, also known as "Dr. K" for his ability to overpower and strikeout major...[Read More]

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