Carl Yastrzemski

MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski Full Name: Carl Yastrzemski
Nationality: American

Profession: MLB Outfielder
Why Famous: Played his entire 23-year baseball career with the Boston Red Sox, where he was named an All-Star 18 times and won the 1967 AL MVP Award. He also won the Triple Crown that same year.

Born: August 22, 1939 (77 years old)
Star Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, USA

Married Life

  • 2002-04-20 MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski (62) weds Nancy Benson

Historical Events in the Life of Carl Yastrzemski

  • 1967-11-15 Boston's Carl Yastrzemski wins AL MVP
  • 1968-09-29 Carl Yastrzemski .3005 avg wins his 2nd straight batting crown
  • 1979-06-16 Carl Yastrzemski hits his 1,000th extra base hit
  • 1979-07-24 Red Sox Carl Yastrzemski hits his 400th HR
  • 1979-09-12 Carl Yastrzemski, is 15th to get 3,000 hits
  • 1979-09-12 Red Carl Yastrzemski gets his 3,000th hit off Yankee Jim Beattie
  • 1981-05-25 Carl Yastrzemski is 4th to get 3,000 hits (Cobb, Musial & Aaron)
  • 1984-06-29 Pete Rose plays in record 3,309th game, surpassing Carl Yastrzemski
  • 1989-01-09 Johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

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