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 (yə-strĕm′skē), Carl Born 1939.
American baseball player. A left fielder for the Boston Red Sox (1961-1983), he won the American League Triple Crown and most valuable player award in 1967.
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Mike Yastrzemski had San Francisco's only 2 hits, the first a soft line drive with two outs in the sixth, the second a single off closer Carlos Martinez in the ninth.
Teammates, opponents, family, and media also weigh-in--including a foreword by fellow Red Sox legend Carl Yastrzemski and the first in-depth interview ever with Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk on the magic behind these Boston batterymates.
Akadema comes highly endorsed by former and current MLB players like: Manny Ramirez, Shane Victorino, Cameron Maybin, Derek Holland, Vin Mazzaro, Craig Breslow, David Murphy, Jose Guillen and many others as well as Senior Advisor Ted Kubiak and MLB Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski.
After all, one of the Red Sox' Hall of Fame left fielders, Carl Yastrzemski, titled his biography "Baseball, The Wall and Me.''
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Regular-season left fielders Yastrzemski and Horton started in center and right field, respectively.
I knew that both Wade Boggs and Carl Yastrzemski had won a few on-base percentage titles, too.
The Commodores (15-2) went ahead 3-1 when Spencer Navin and John Norwood each doubled and scored to open the fifth, and Irvin served up a long home run to Mike Yastrzemski - whose grandfather starred for the Boston Red Sox - in the sixth.
As baseball's Triple Crown comes back into focus with Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera having just accomplished the elusive feat–being the best in the American League in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in (RBI) for the first time since 1967–Pinsky took the opportunity to write about the last person to achieve the feat: Carl Yastrzemski.
Carl Yastrzemski last led the league in batting average, home runs and runs batted when he did it for the 1967 season.
It fixes Jeter firmly in the constellation of the greats, like Stan Musial, Roberto Clemente, Carl Yastrzemski and Honus Wagner.
Rodriguez drove in six runs and moved past Carl Yastrzemski into 10th place on the career RBI list (1,847), according to the Elias Sports Bureau.