WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

National Sports

WJBD - National Sports - Montreal to name street, park after Gary Carter

Montreal to name street, park after Gary Carter

MONTREAL (AP) - Montreal will name a street and a park after Gary Carter, the Hall of Fame catcher who defined the golden era of a once-beloved franchise. Carter died in February of cancer at age 57.

     On Wednesday, the city announced the details of its tribute to the player who starred with the now-defunct Expos for more than half of his career.

     The street borders Jarry Park, where the Expos played for most of their first decade and where Carter made his big-league debut.

     There will also be a park in a north-end district named after him.

See other NationalSports news:

Manning-to-Sanders combo clicks at Mile High
Broncos cut safety after run-in...Rookie QB gets the call...Falcons coach predicts team in England
Pirates escape upset-minded UConn
Lincecum iffy for rest of Series
Hart takes over in Atlanta




This Site logo