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Carlton Fisk finally throws out first pitch at a World Series in Fenway Park

Carlton Fisk has been waiting almost 40 years for his chance.The Hall of Fame catcher, who famously waved his fly ball fair for the winning home run in Game 6 of the 1975 World Series, threw out a ceremonial first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-10-30/carlton-fisk-finally-throws-out-f
Overtime

...ERA in 16 games for the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.? In Joliet, Ill., Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drunken-driving charge, two months after police found him asleep in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-27/overtime
Chaney feels at home at legion banquet

...young Dale Murphy and watched Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro in his later years.Chaney also played against Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter and said they played golf together in their work with Major League Baseball's alumni association.Carter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2012-02-16/heady-heady-heady
NL MVP Ryan Braun's suspension overturned

...McCourt were to agree to sell the parking lots. CARTER'S SERVICE: The memorial service for family and friends Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter will be streamed live on the Internet.The service, to be held in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., tonight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-02-23/nl-mvp-ryan-brauns-suspe
Manny Ramirez works with his new team

...former teammates, family members and friends of Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter paid tribute to him on Friday.Though television...the way he was," said Johnny Bench, another Hall of Fame catcher. "For those who knew him, no words are necessary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-02-24/manny-ramirez-works-his-
Twins Hall of Famer dies

...synonymous with being a superstar," the Braves' pitcher said. "It's not supposed to happen like this." Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk echoed Smoltz's sentiment. "There was no player I enjoyed playing against more than Kirby. He brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/07/bas_66781.shtml
Baseball
People in the News

...MONTCLAIR, N.J. - It still ain't over for Yogi Berra. The St. Louis-born New York Yankees Hall of Fame catcher, one of the most enduring and beloved icons in sports, turned 80 on Thursday. He planned to celebrate at home with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/13/ent_453012.shtml
Things to Do
Yogi celebrates 80th birthday

...octogenarians when he was a young man. "I don't know. There weren't too many of them living at that time," the Hall of Fame catcher said. On Thursday, one of the most enduring and beloved figures in sports turns 80. Berra plans to spend his birthday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/12/bas_452881.shtml
Baseball
Braves rookie is impressive

...his dad served as a coach with the Mets and White Sox. He was a bat boy for several years and still counts Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk and former Braves backstop Charlie O'Brien among his friends. "I've been around this forever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/28/bra_406091.shtml
Braves
It happens (almost) every fall: Yankees get a parade

...World Series MVP Mariano Rivera, the unhittable reliever, had a float all to himself. Yogi Berra, the Hall of Fame catcher, paraded in a vintage car. And Steinbrenner, the Yankees' owner, rode in the top of a double-decker bus, brandishing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/30/bas_275675.shtml
Baseball