Carl Yastrzemski

1939 - Today

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Carl Michael Yastrzemski (; nicknamed "Yaz"; born August 22, 1939) is an American former Major League Baseball player. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1989. Yastrzemski played his entire 23-year Major League career with the Boston Red Sox (1961–1983). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Yastrzemski has received more than 1,883,018 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Carl Yastrzemski is the 27th most popular baseball player (up from 28th in 2019), the 7,821st most popular biography from United States and the 24th most popular American Baseball Player.

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Among baseball players, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 27 out of 70Before him are Satchel Paige, Stan Musial, Randy Johnson, Rogers Hornsby, Frank Robinson, and Reggie Jackson. After him are Roger Clemens, Bob Gibson, Derek Jeter, Tom Seaver, Mariano Rivera, and Hank Greenberg.

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Among people born in 1939, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 395Before him are Edoardo Menichelli, Vitali Davydov, Ruth Perry, Peter Frenkel, Alan Ayckbourn, and Elizabeth Ashley. After him are Yoshinobu Miyake, Don Williams, George Cohen, Gérard Hausser, Paul Drayton, and Murray Rose.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 7,821 out of 15,968Before him are Tyler Hoechlin (1987), Tenley Albright (1935), Elizabeth Allen (1929), Nancy Kress (1948), Butler Lampson (1943), and Adele Goldberg (1945). After him are Daniel Cormier (1979), Kim Deal (1961), Deborah Shelton (1948), Victoria Justice (1993), Don Williams (1939), and William F. Buckley Jr. (1925).

Among BASEBALL PLAYERS In United States

Among baseball players born in United States, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 24Before him are Satchel Paige (1906), Stan Musial (1920), Randy Johnson (1963), Rogers Hornsby (1896), Frank Robinson (1935), and Reggie Jackson (1946). After him are Roger Clemens (1962), Bob Gibson (1935), Derek Jeter (1974), Tom Seaver (1944), Hank Greenberg (1911), and Ernie Banks (1931).