1985 National League Cy Young Award winner and triple crown winner known as "Doc" Gooden. He helped lead the New York Mets to a World Series Championship in 1986, then won two more World Series with the New York Yankees in 1996 and 2000.
He spent one dominant year in the minor leagues before moving up to the major leagues with the Mets in 1984.
He was a 4-time All-Star and pitched the only no-hitter of his career on May 14, 1996 against the Seattle Mariners.
He had four children with his wife Monica Harris.
He and Darryl Strawberry were teammates on the 1986 World Series Champion Mets.