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Carl Crawford
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Crawford with the Los Angeles Dodgers
Outfielder
Born: August 5, 1981 (1981-08-05) (age 39)
Houston, Texas
Bats: Left Throws: Left
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
  • All-Star selection (2004, 2007, 2009, 2010)
  • Gold Glove Award (2010)
  • Silver Slugger Award (2010)
  • 2009 MLB All-Star Game MVP
  • 4× AL Stolen Base Champion (2003, 2004, 2006, 2007)
  • Tied an MLB record with 6 stolen bases in a game (May 3, 2009 vs. Boston Red Sox)

Carl Demonte Crawford (born August 5, 1981) is an American professional baseball player. His nickname is "The Perfect Storm". 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.

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