The Baseball Hall of Fame has announced that Tom Seaver has died at the age of 75 following complications from dementia and COVID-19.  Nicknamed “Tom Terrific” and “The Franchise,” Seaver was a five-time 20-game winner and the 1967 NL Rookie of the Year. He went 311-205 with a 2.86 ERA, 3,640 strikeouts and 61 shutouts during an illustrious career that lasted from 1967 to 1986.  He was a 12-time All-Star and the N.L. Cy Young Award winner in 1969, 1973 and 1975.  Seaver won his only World Series title as a member of the 1969 Amazin’ Mets.  Seaver was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1992 when he appeared on 425 of 430 ballots for a then-record 98.84%.