Nomar Garciaparra

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Nomar Garciaparra

Garciaparra with the Red Sox in 2002.
Born: (1973-07-23) July 23, 1973 (age 45)
Whittier, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
August 31, 1996 for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
October 4, 2009 for the Oakland Athletics
Career statistics
Batting average    .313
Home runs    229
Runs batted in    936
Career highlights and awards
  • All-Star selection (1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2006)
  • Silver Slugger Award winner (1997)
  • 1997 AL Rookie of the Year
  • 2006 NL Comeback Player of the Year
  • Nomar Garciaparra is a retired baseball shortstop who played for the Boston Red Sox for awhile then went to the Los Angeles Dodgers and then retired after a day in a minor league game.