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ajc.com
Longevity leads to 2,000 hits for Braves’ Pierzyynskito collect at least 2,000 career hits. The other catchers on the list are Ivan
Longevity leads to 2,000 hits for Braves’ Pierzyynski
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
to collect at least 2,000 career hits. The other catchers on the list are Ivan Rodriguez (2,844), Ted Simmons (2,472), Carlton Fisk (2,356), Joe Torre (2,342), Jason Kendall (2,195), Yogi Berra (2,150), Mike Piazza (2,127), Gary Carter (2,092)... Read more
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SportingNews
Buster Posey still isn't a probable Baseball Hall of Famerseason, according to Baseball-Reference.com, as well as a .298 batting average
Buster Posey still isn't a probable Baseball Hall of Famer
SportingNews / Posted 4 days ago
season, according to Baseball-Reference.com, as well as a .298 batting average and 1,427 hits. While Munson, Bench, and Carlton Fisk got more attention, Simmons was one of the finest baseball’s finest catchers through 1978. The remaining 10... Read more
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The Providence Journal
PawSox Journal: Swihart or Vazquez? Time will tellthe plate in 1982. Former International League MVP Gary Allenson was still the
PawSox Journal: Swihart or Vazquez? Time will tell
The Providence Journal / Posted 4 days ago
the plate in 1982. Former International League MVP Gary Allenson was still the presumptive successor to departed legend Carlton Fisk, and so it was Allenson who started on Opening Day the first time the 22-year-old Gedman started a year in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dan Shaughnessy: Celtics caught a break with no Isaiah suspensionThere are nine retired numbers on the right-field facade at Fenway and you coul
Dan Shaughnessy: Celtics caught a break with no Isaiah suspension
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
There are nine retired numbers on the right-field facade at Fenway and you could align them to make a nifty team. Carlton Fisk (27) catching, Pedro Martinez (45) pitching, Jackie Robinson (42) first base, Bobby Doerr (1) second base,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Swihart's defensive shortcomings could earn him a trip to Pawtucketof the Braves in 1971, who was more of a utility guy — and none in the American
Swihart's defensive shortcomings could earn him a trip to Pawtucket
The Providence Journal / Posted 16 days ago
of the Braves in 1971, who was more of a utility guy — and none in the American League since Sandy Alomar Jr. in 1990. Carlton Fisk won the AL award in 1972, Thurman Munson in 1970. Johnny Bench was the first catcher to be a Rookie of the Year... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
With Stanton back, Marlins' offense starting on fast trackto hit more homers after turning 40 than anyone has to pass Bonds' total of 762
With Stanton back, Marlins' offense starting on fast track
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
to hit more homers after turning 40 than anyone has to pass Bonds' total of 762. Bonds hit the most after 40, with 79, and Carlton Fisk hit 72 after that age. Rodriguez has hit 11 since his 40th birthday last July and needs 75 more to pass Bonds.... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Boston Red Sox All-Stars: The Old Time Towne's All-Time Teama functional lineup rather than the best power hitters at each position, how wo
Boston Red Sox All-Stars: The Old Time Towne's All-Time Team
Bleacher Report / Posted 18 days ago
a functional lineup rather than the best power hitters at each position, how would Boston's all-time roster look? Catcher: Carlton Fisk Carlton Fisk played a lot more ball in Chicago than he did in Boston, but Fisk is still one of the best Red Sox... Read more
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Boston Globe
Opening Day for the Fenway Park Suiteso “kids” can scrawl in their own dream scores. Another wall bears an impressiv
Opening Day for the Fenway Park Suite
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
so “kids” can scrawl in their own dream scores. Another wall bears an impressive lacquered collage of photographs of Carlton Fisk created by Massachusetts artist Stephen Sheffield to celebrate Fenway Park’s 2012 centennial. There are vintage... Read more
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Boston Globe
Historically, Red Sox have been sluggish in developing pitchersnumbers. You will see 9, 4, 1, 8, 27, 6, 14, 42, and 45. Those numbers represen
Historically, Red Sox have been sluggish in developing pitchers
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
numbers. You will see 9, 4, 1, 8, 27, 6, 14, 42, and 45. Those numbers represent Williams, Bobby Doerr, Joe Cronin, Yaz, Carlton Fisk, Johnny Pesky, Rice, Jackie Robinson (retired by every team in Major League Baseball) and . . . Pedro... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
NESN host Tom Caron visits Southern Vermont Collegeand outfielder Jackie Bradley, to the young Red Sox core that came up to the ma
NESN host Tom Caron visits Southern Vermont College
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 28 days ago
and outfielder Jackie Bradley, to the young Red Sox core that came up to the major leagues in the '70s, including Rice, Carlton Fisk, Dwight Evans, and Fred Lynn. Caron graduated from St. Michael's College in Burlington, where he majored in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
NESN host Tom Caron visits Southern Vermont Collegeand outfielder Jackie Bradley, to the young Red Sox core that came up to the ma
NESN host Tom Caron visits Southern Vermont College
Bennington Banner / Posted 29 days ago
and outfielder Jackie Bradley, to the young Red Sox core that came up to the major leagues in the '70s, including Rice, Carlton Fisk, Dwight Evans, and Fred Lynn. Caron graduated from St. Michael's College in Burlington, where he majored in... Read more

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