Former New York Mets pitcher Anthony Young passed away at the age of 51 on Tuesday. (Photo: Getty Images)

Former New York Mets pitcher Anthony Young passed away on Tuesday at the age of 51 from complications stemming from a brain tumor.

 

Young is best known for holding the Major League record of 27-consecutive losses, but was considered as a wonderful teammate.

 

It is most evident when that streak was broken during a 1993 game against the Florida Marlins after Eddie Murray smacked a game-winning double in the 10th inning at Shea Stadium: