Since retiring from baseball, Darryl makes numerous appearances at various fundraisers, corporate outings, and gives motivational speaking engagements throughout the country on a regular basis.
Darryl attended the Mets’ 1986 World Champion team reunion on August 19, 2006, where he and the rest of the team received a standing ovation from fans at Shea Stadium in an on-field ceremony. Strawberry worked as an instructor for the New York Mets in 2005 and 2008. He served as an anchor on the Mets pre and post game shows on SNY in 2007 and 2008, eventually settling into a part-time analysis role for the 2009 season.
He was inducted to the Mets Hall of Fame in 2010. Darryl has made regular appearances at the New York Yankees’ Old Timer’s Day, most recently in 2012.
He is an evangelical born-again Christian and frequently donates to charity and is a headliner of the BGC Charity Day event at BGC Partners.
He now resides in St. Charles County, Missouri with his second wife Tracy. The couple were married in October 2006 and have since founded “The Darryl Strawberry Foundation”, an organization dedicated to children with autism. They also founded they Darryl Strawberry Recovery Center in 2014.