Boston Red Sox

Sep 17, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; San Francisco Giants left fielder Mike Yastrzemski (5) warms up before his first at bat at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox. Mandatory Credit: Paul Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports

By Matt McCarthy,

Much has been made about Carl Yastrzemski’s grandson, Mike, making his debut at Fenway Park this week.

Yaz the younger let his bat do the talking.

Yastrzemski went deep in the fourth inning, taking a Nathan Eovaldi pitch into the centerfield bleachers.

It marks the first time since 1983 a member of the Yastrzemski family hit a home run at Fenway Park

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