At Munson's funeral, fellow teammate Bobby Murcer delivered one of the two eulogies. During that night's Yankee game, Murcer delivered the winning hit and presented the game used bat to Thurman Munson's wife.
Was featured on the Yankeeography Volume 1 DVD.
Thurman Munson died in a plane crash in 1979. He was flying the plane by himself to visit his family. He actually reached his family safely, but decided to take the plane for a test run. It was then that he crashed and was instantly killed.
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