From the archives | 1967

Carl Yastrzemski wins Triple Crown

When Carl Yastrzemski recorded the Triple Crown (leading the American League in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in) in 1967, it would be the last time a Major League Baseball player would accomplish the feat for decades. Yastrzemski finished with a .326 batting average, 44 home runs and 121 RBIs. Look back at scenes of Yastrzemski’s historic season, which coincided with the Red Sox’ “Impossible Dream” team that won the AL pennant. More: ‘Impossible Dream’ Sox clinch first pennant in 21 years