Sarah Seaver Bio, Wiki
Sarah Seaver now Sara Zaske is best known for being the firstborn daughter of Tom Seaver, nicknamed Tom Terrific, an American professional baseball player, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a right-handed pitcher for the New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox, and Boston Red Sox, from 1967 to 1986.
It is being reported that the former Mets Pitcher died on August 31st, 2020 at the age of 75. Seaver played a significant role in the Mets’ victory in the 1969 World Series.
Sarah Seaver Age
She was born on September 16, 1972, as the firstborn daughter of Tom Seaver. She is currently47 years as of 2020.
Sarah Seaver Parents
Sarah Seavers Parents are Tom Seaver and Nancy Lynn McIntyre. Her parents were married on June 9th, 1966, until his death on August 31st, 2020. They were married for a record 54 years. The couple met when they were children, they started dating until they were in college; eventually, Tom proposed in Florida while he was playing with a minor league team. They exchanged vows on June 9, 1966.
Her sister, Anne Elizabeth Seaver now Anne Buckle was born on October 29, 1975. Sarah Seaver with her sister accompanied her father to a ceremony outside Citi Field to honor their father, former Mets pitcher Tom Seaver, by changing the address of Citi Field to 41 Seaver Way on Thursday, June 27th, 2019.
“I’m a little nervous and very emotional,” Sarah told the crowd. “I got that part from my dad who was used to tearing up. Annie and I are so happy to be representing Mom and Dad. Dad loved everything about New York. He loved playing here and he loved pitching here.”
Later she would say the whole event was, “more joyous and more emotional than I had anticipated. I was happy his grandsons got the taste of it for really the first time. It was all very humbling.”
Tom Seaver Death & Cause
Tom Seaver passed away on Monday, August 31st due to complications of Lewy body dementia and COVID-19, according to the National Baseball of Hall of Fame.
“We are heartbroken to share that our beloved husband and father has passed away,” His wife Nancy Seaver and daughters Sarah and Anne said in a statement. “We send our love out to his fans, as we mourn his loss with you.”
Rest in Peace Tom Seaver
3x Cy Young Award winner, 12x All-Star, World Series Champion, Hall of Famer, and one of the best to ever do it pic.twitter.com/PoPm5zCQLz
— Starting 9 (@Starting9) September 3, 2020
Seaver was regarded as the greatest Met of all-time with a 2.86 run average and struck out 3,640 batters over a career that spanned from 1967 to 1986. He earned 12 All-Star selections, led the National League in wins and ERA three times apiece, and strikeouts five times. Elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1992, Seaver was on 98.8 percent of ballots, which was the highest voting percentage ever received at the time.