Carl Crawford

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Carl Crawford

Crawford with the Los Angeles Dodgers
Outfielder
Born: August 5, 1981 (1981-08-05) (age 36)
Houston, Texas
Bats: Left Throws: Left 
MLB debut
July 20, 2002 for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Career statistics
(through 2016 season)
Batting average     .290
Hits     1,931
Home runs     136
Runs batted in     766
Stolen bases     480
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Carl Demonte Crawford (born August 5, 1981) is an American professional baseball player.[1] His nickname is "The Perfect Storm".[2] Crawford has played for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Tampa Bay Rays, Boston Red Sox, and Los Angeles Dodgers. Crawford plays the position of outfielder. He bats and throws left-handed.

Crawford started his major league career in 2002. Crawford has hit more triples than any other active baseball player.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Carl Crawford Statistics and History". Baseball-Reference.com. Archived from the original on March 19, 2014. //web.archive.org/web/20140209015432/http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/c/crawfca02.shtml. Retrieved August 27, 2013.
  2. Grant Brisbee (September 29, 2011). "Carl Crawford And The Red Sox: The Perfect Storm". MLB.com/SB Nation. Archived from the original on March 18, 2014. //web.archive.org/web/20140318105814/http://www.baseballnation.com/2011/9/29/2458392/carl-crawford-boston-red-sox-collapse-news. Retrieved August 27, 2013.
  3. "Career Leaders &amp Records for Triples". Baseball-Reference.com. Archived from the original on February 10, 2014. //web.archive.org/web/20140210020740/http://www.baseball-reference.com/leaders/3B_career.shtml. Retrieved August 27, 2013.