Willie Mays celebrates 80th birthday
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Say Hey Kid is as popular as ever.
The San Francisco Giants honored Willie Mays on his 80th birthday Friday night with a ceremony befitting a baseball legend, complete with a celebratory letter from President Barack Obama and a video tribute that included everyone from commissioner Bud Selig to singer Tony Bennett.
Mays was driven on a golf cart from center field to the mound and received a roaring standing ovation from a sellout crowd of more than 42,000 at AT&T ...
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