In 1970, Boog Powell beat out multiple notables—Howard, Killebrew, Yastrzemski—en route to the MVP award. And, the O’s won it all. But was that all?
Goose Goslin, Carl Yastrzemski, Ty Cobb… Not only are each of them Hall of Famers, but each grew up with plenty of experience on their family’s farm.
It’s no secret Big Papi is retiring. And that’s OK. But while we accept that, it’s important to remember how much he’s meant to the Red Sox faithful.
We look back on the time Carl Yastrzemski notched his 3,000 hit.