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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Though Unable To Bring a World Series To Chicago, Ernie Banks Meant As ...
Boston Super Blog (registration) (blog), January 25th

So did Carl Yastrzemski and Johnny Pesky and Dwight Evans. Yogi Berra meant so much to the Yankees. So did Joe Dimaggio, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle and Derek Jeter. Tony Gwynn will always be the first person every fan associates with the San Diego ...Read more

From tennis to radio, Rhode Island is heavy on halls of fame
The Providence Journal, January 24th

Carl Yastrzemski is in a hall of fame. So are Larry Bird and Bobby Orr. And so are former Rhode Island Gov. Bruce Sundlun and former Providence Mayor Vincent A. “Buddy” Cianci Jr. As a matter of fact, Sundlun and Cianci are in at least two halls of...Read more

How long can David Ortiz keep mashing?
Boston Globe, January 23rd

The lefthanded masher, freed of the rigid confines of the Twins' hitting philosophy, has mashed enough homers that he is now ranks third in Red Sox franchise history in home runs, trailing just Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski. But as good as he's...Read more

Time for O's, Duquette to end 'toxic' impasse
FOXSports.com, January 20th

Orioles general manager Dan Duquette can give valid explanations for each of his swings and misses this offseason. But his inactivity is creating a perception — justified or not — that he has gone on strike...Read more

Fundraiser planned for Lisbon father of 3 recently diagnosed with cancer
Bangor Daily News, January 20th

Auction items include an autographed Carl Yastrzemski plaque, Boston Celtics tickets, Portland Sea Dogs picnic seats, $500 in Frank FM radio advertising, a $125 car detail, a Samsung Galaxy 3 tablet, a limousine and driver for an evening and several...Read more

Kopech reflects on first year of pro ball
The Daily Tribune, January 16th

With players such as Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Carl Yastrzemski, and recent standouts such as Pedro Martinez and Jon Lester, few teams have the history of the Red Sox. Kopech has a steady climb ahead of him if he is going to reach the big leagues, but...Read more

Creator of original Pat Patriot logo says he was paid $100
WHDH-TV, January 16th

He also got paid for other art projects including drawings of Vince Lombardi, Carl Yastrzemski and Bill Russell. Some are in his new book, along with his cartoons of hundreds of sport legends which are a collector's dream “Well, it's brought back...Read more

Bloop Hits: Tony C -- The first Red Sox rocker
FOXSports.com, January 8th

A good-looking kid from Revere, Mass., with an absurd abundance of talent, competitiveness and charisma, “Tony C” (as Boston fans fondly called him) was hotly tipped to become the next Red Sox superstar after Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski...Read more