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Over six decades in professional baseball, groundskeeper Pete Flynn worked at the Polo Grounds, rubbed elbows with the Beatles and befriended Hall of Famers. The Mets offered their condolences Wednesday for Flynn, a team employee for more than 50 years, who passed away at age 79.

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