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The '70s were a time of turmoil and turnover. But I grew up here. I always wanted to play here.

 
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Carlton Fisk
Carlton Fisk
  • Born: December 26, 1947
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Athlete

Carlton Ernest Fisk, nicknamed "Pudge" and "The Commander", is a retired Major League Baseball (MLB) catcher and a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. During a 24-year baseball career, he played for both the Boston Red Sox (1969, 1971–1980) and Chicago White Sox (1981–1993). He was the first player to be unanimously voted American League Rookie of the Year (1972). Fisk is best known for "waving fair" his game-winning home run in the 12th inning of Game 6 of the 1975 World Series.

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