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William J. McGowan Award

 
 
William J. McGowan Award Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 19, 2018
1. William J. McGowan Award Marker
Inscription.

William J. McGowan, Jr.
1918 - 1922
— Binghamton City Council —
1976 - 1991
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The
"William J. McGowan Award"
presented annually to the
Most Valuable Player
on the
Binghamton Mets

1992 Tim Howard • 1993 Butch Huskey
1994 Edgardo Alfonzo • 1995 Jay Payton
1996 Chris Saunders • 1997 Tate Seefried
1998 Scott Hunter • 1999 Jason Tyner
2000 Dan Held • 2001 Early Snyder
2002 Prentice Redman • 2003 Rodney Nye
2004 Ron Acuna • 2005 Mike Jacobs
2006 Michel Abreu • 2007 Mark Kiger
2008 Mike Carp • 2009 Josh Thole
2010 Kirk Nieuwenhuis • 2011 Brahiam Maldonado
2012 Eric Campbell • 2013 Allan Dykstra
2014 Brian Burgamy • 2015 Gavin Cecchini
2015 Josh Rodriguez • 2016 Dominic Smith


 
Erected 1992 by Binghamton Mets/Rumble Ponies.
 
Location. 42° 6.136′ N, 75° 54.319′ W. Marker is in Binghamton, New York, in Broome County. Touch for map. Marker is in the covered open outer walkway of NYSEG Stadium, behind "home plate". Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 Henry Street, Binghamton NY 13901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
William J. McGowan Award Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 19, 2018
2. William J. McGowan Award Marker
On wall to right of door
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phelps Mansion Museum (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Universalist (approx. 0.4 miles away); Freedom Trail (approx. half a mile away); Historic North Side-The Chenango Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Peterson's Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); In Honor of Rod Serling (approx. ¾ mile away); Historic North Side-Bingham's Patent (approx. 0.8 miles away); Chenango Canal (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Binghamton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Binghamton Rumble Ponies. (Submitted on August 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Bye bye Binghamton Mets, hello Binghamton Rumble Ponies (NY Daily Times, 2016). (Submitted on August 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 6, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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