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Carl Yastrzemski

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Carl Michael Yastrzemski ( yə-STREM-skee; 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 2,299,633 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Carl Yastrzemski is the 29th most popular baseball player (down from 27th in 2019), the 8,670th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,808th in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Baseball Player.

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Among baseball players, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 29 out of 74Before him are Satchel Paige, Stan Musial, Roger Clemens, Frank Robinson, Rogers Hornsby, and Mark McGwire. After him are Tom Seaver, Mariano Rivera, Bob Gibson, Sammy Sosa, Manny Ramirez, and Greg Maddux.

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Among people born in 1939, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 446Before him are Steny Hoyer, Bruno Habārovs, Erwin Teufel, Yoshinobu Miyake, Jaroslav Walter, and Mavis Staples. After him are Murray Rose, Hildrun Laufer-Claus, Yaakov Neeman, Barbara Askins, Pierluigi Pizzaballa, and Francisco Mendes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 8,670 out of 18,182Before him are Mavis Staples (1939), Christy Walton (1949), Peggy Fleming (1948), Ben Lyon (1901), Lee Unkrich (1967), and Jaime King (1979). After him are Donald H. Peterson (1933), Cindy Williams (1947), Sam Jones (1924), The Game (1979), James Foley (1973), and John Munro Longyear (1850).

Among BASEBALL PLAYERS In United States

Among baseball players born in United States, Carl Yastrzemski ranks 26Before him are Satchel Paige (1906), Stan Musial (1920), Roger Clemens (1962), Frank Robinson (1935), Rogers Hornsby (1896), and Mark McGwire (1963). After him are Tom Seaver (1944), Bob Gibson (1935), Greg Maddux (1966), Derek Jeter (1974), Hank Greenberg (1911), and Ernie Banks (1931).