San Francisco Giants legend Willie McCovey died on Wednesday at the age of 80 after losing his battle with “ongoing” health issues, the team announced Wednesday afternoon.
It is with great sadness that we announce that San Francisco Giants Legend and Hall of Famer Willie McCovey passed away peacefully this afternoon at the age of 80 after losing his battle with ongoing health issues. #Forever44 | #SFGiants pic.twitter.com/ooOYg4ESol
— San Francisco Giants (@SFGiants) October 31, 2018
BREAKING: San Francisco Giants say Hall of Fame slugger Willie McCovey has died at 80.
— The Associated Press (@AP) November 1, 2018