Kevin Youkilis

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Birthday
15, 1979
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1979 (age 40)
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH

About

3-time All-Star first baseman who helped lead the Boston Red Sox to World Series Championships in 2004 and 2007.

Before Fame

In the minor leagues he was nicknamed 'The Greek God of Walks' for his ability to get deep into the count and draw walks.

Trivia

What he lacked in power, he made up in grit: getting on base through walks, bowling over catchers at home plate, and the like.

Family Life

He married Julie Brady in 2012. His great-grandfather was Jewish and emigrated to Greece to avoid anti-semitism.

Associated With

He played alongside David Ortiz on the Red Sox from 2004 to 2012.