Carl “Yaz” Yastrzemski never quite got the national fanfare he deserved for his accomplishments on the baseball diamond. He played 23 years with the Boston Red Sox, went to 18 All-Star games, and won three batting titles, seven Gold Gloves, and an MVP award. Nonetheless when pundits list the greatest players of all time, Yastrzemski’s name is often omitted.

Nonetheless, Yastrzemski memorabilia is still very collectible, largely because he is a Red Sox legend (the Red Sox Nation are among the most devoted fans in baseball). His baseball cards are his most sought-after items.

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Red Sox's David Ortiz Ties Team Record with 8th 30-Homer Season
Bleacher Report, August 21st

Ortiz, whose 403 home runs for the Red Sox rank third on the franchise list to Williams' 521 and Carl Yastrzemski's 452, went deep off Angels relief pitcher Cory Rasmus in the third inning of Wednesday's eventual 7-3 loss. The long ball was Ortiz's...Read more

Steve 'Bye Bye' Balboni says hello to Matheny students
New Jersey Hills, August 21st

“My favorite player was Carl Yastrzemski.” Balboni's son, Daniel, a behaviorist at the Matheny Medical and Educational Center, invited his father to speak to the elementary school students. “I've heard that you're reading a baseball book,” Steve...Read more

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Progress Index, August 21st

Baseball Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski is 75. Actress Valerie Harper is 75. Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Bill Parcells is 73. CBS newsman Steve Kroft is 69. Actress Cindy Williams is 67. Country singer Holly Dunn is 57. Country singer Ricky Lynn...Read more

Dr. Murray Feingold — More Content Now: Health care relies more on charitable ..., August 20th

I am sitting in the dugout of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. As I type this article on my laptop computer, I await the arrival of Hall of Fame legend, Carl Yastrzemski. What does this have to do with health you may ask? The reason why Yastrzemski...Read more

David Ortiz having one of his finest seasons
Worcester Telegram, August 20th

BOSTON — Everything is relative in baseball. Carl Yastrzemski's .301 average in 1968 sounds unspectacular, but it led the American League, whereas Adrian Gonzalez hit .338 in 2011 and finished six points behind Miguel Cabrera in the batting race...Read more

Farrell hopes Schilling's diagnosis is wake-up call, August 20th

The slugger has been on a power surge of late. Ortiz belted his 400th and 401st homers as a member of the Red Sox on Saturday, an achievement reached before only by Williams and Carl Yastrzemski. He also went deep against Jered Weaver on Tuesday...Read more

Royals might actually know what they are doing, August 20th

When Paige threw three scoreless innings and allowed just one hit (to Carl Yastrzemski), his great competitive fire burned again. Satchel Paige was a showman –- that part Finley understood –- but Paige was also a proud athlete and that part Finley didn...Read more

... Ken Griffey Jr. had stayed healthy
ABC News, August 19th

If I drop that bar to 140, I still get only Johnny Damon (16), Dave Winfield (16), Aaron (16), Mays (15), Bonds (15) and maybe, depending on how you define "outfielder," Carl Yastrzemski (17) and Craig Biggio (16). So the Sultan tried to convince me...Read more