With Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman hot, the Nats are simply raking
They're on-base-plus slugging percentage of .842 not only makes it seem like every hitter in the lineup is Carl Yastrzemski, whose career OPS of .842 is worthy of the Hall of Famer he is, but entering Friday it was 49 points better than the next-best team.
Yankees/ Red Sox I: Pitching, Power, And The Coming Pun-Pocalypse
Yanks Go Yard
Yankees versus Red Sox is an ancient rivalry. Names of those who played in this competition read like a highlight tour of the Hall of Fame: Babe Ruth, Cy Young, Lou Gehrig, Carl Yastrzemski, Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, Derek Jeter, and Pedro Martinez.
Spring triple-crown chase & all that Yaz: Foraging to fishing
Yes, they were looking for morels. They inspired me. On the way home, I revisited a morel spot and found one dried out. It counted, giving me a spring triple crown — albeit about as weak as Carl Yastrzemski's in 1967 — of wild asparagus, bluegill and ...
Fifty years ago, Carl Yastrzemski led Red Sox to dream come true
Only an Impossible Dream could have relegated Carl Yastrzemski's 1967 Triple Crown to a virtual footnote. It was a dream realized, as the Yastrzemski-led Red Sox pounded life into a moribund franchise and won the American League pennant for the first ...