Currently alive, at 71 years of age.
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1945 – He was born on the 1st of October.
1967 – Rod Carew earned the American League Rookie of the Year award.
– He was the second baseman for Minnesota Twins.
1969-1978 – He was the American League batting champion.
f1979-1985 – He was the First baseman for California Angels.
1986 – A free agent, Carew did not receive any competitive contract offers.
1995 – On the 10th of January, arbitrator Thomas Roberts awarded collusion damages of $782,036 to Carew as part of the second collusion award.
– Carew was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, his first year of eligibility.
1999 – He ranked #61 on The Sporting News” list of the 100 Greatest Baseball Players, and was nominated as a finalist for Major League Baseball’s All-Century Team.