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New York Mets’ Howie Rose & Gary Cohen: Top Five Calls Of Last 20 Years

Jeff Zelevansky, AP
Jeff Zelevansky, AP

From the “double outta here” to “put it in the books,” Gary Cohen and Howie Rose have made quite a name for themselves as the Voice of the New York Mets. Here are their best calls of the past two decades.

By Jeremy Fialkow

The two are very well known around the Big Apple.

I’m not talking about any duo of stud pitchers from the New York Mets. I’m not talking about Carmelo Anthony, or the Lopez twins. I’m definitely not talking about Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira.

I’m talking about Gary Cohen and Howie Rose.

The two, hailing as voices of the Mets on Sportnet New York and WOR, respectively, have given their talents to broadcasting.

Both are the radio and television play-by-play announcers for this beloved Metropolitan team.

And, they’ve done a helluva job.

Here are their best calls in the past 20 years:


Jeremy Fialkow was born and raised in Miami, FLA, but currently studies at the University of Maryland. When he's not studying hard, he can be found supporting his sometimes hopeless NY teams: Knicks, Mets, Jets, and Isles. Your sympathy is appreciated.