Carlton Fisk

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Birthday
26, 1947
Birthplace
Bellows Falls, VT
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
26, 1947 (age 70)
Birthplace
Bellows Falls, VT

About

11-time All-Star and Hall of Famer who set a Boston Red Sox record by playing catcher in 2,229 games.

Before Fame

He started on the basketball squad while also starring in baseball at the University of New Hampshire.

Trivia

Because of his 6'2" height and the fact that he weighed 220 pounds, fans and teammates called him 'Pudge.'

Family Life

He married Linda Fisk and he raised three children: Carlyn, Courtney, and Casey.

Associated With

His 351 home runs as a catcher was an MLB record until May 5, 2004, when Mike Piazza hit his 352nd as a catcher.