A four-time MLB All-Star dies at age 71

The baseball world mourns the loss of a former player who passed away earlier this week.

According to certain reports, the New York Mets' four-time All-Star John Stearns passed away unexpectedly on Thursday. He was 71 years old.

John Stearns has passed away. Four-time All-Star and beloved Met. RIP. 71, "MLB insider Jon Heyman made a statement on Twitter.

Stearns participated in two sports while in college and was chosen by the MLB and NFL.

In the end, he chose baseball, and after appearing in just one game with the Philadelphia Phillies, he was transferred to the New York Mets.

He kept on his amazing career and received four All-Star game invitations.

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