On Sunday, the younger Yastrzemski rang in his 30th birthday by smacking a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to give the Giants a 2-1 lead over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
HR on your birthday ✅— SF Giants on NBCS (@NBCSGiants) August 23, 2020
Give the Giants the lead ✅
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Yastrzemski has been the Giants' best player this season, and arguably has been one of the best players in all of baseball.
Mike Yastrzemski hits his seventh homer on his 30th birthday. He woke up today leading the majors in WAR.— Alex Pavlovic (@PavlovicNBCS) August 23, 2020
With the homer, Yastrzemski now is hitting .312/432/.651 with seven homers and 23 RBI.
Both Carl and Mike will remember this weekend for a long time.
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Giants' Mike Yastrzemski hits solo homer on 30th birthday vs. D-Backs originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area